Laura is a General Physician at Waitemata DHB and Senior Lecturer at the University of Auckland. She has completed a Masters in Clinical Education focussed on medical error. Laura is a committed teacher at the bedside, in the classroom and across the University. Research interests include education and learning, acute care pathways and medical error.
Outside work she is trying to accept the new reality of failing to keep up with her youngest child on a bike.
A Framework For Thinking About Error – What Doctors Need To Know
Learning about and from error remains underrepresented in formal, informal, undergraduate, postgraduate and ongoing medical training. This talk will outline error theory for the uninitiated – a framework of understanding to use in future cases, discussions and for better patient care