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This joint webinar organised in collaboration with World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists (WFSA) and the European Patient Safety Foundation (EUPSF) seeks to explore the critical intersection between workforce well-being and patient safety and highlight the importance of maintaining a healthy workforce to ensure optimal patient care.


This event is aimed at all healthcare professionals, decision-makers in the healthcare sector and politicians dealing with the challenges in the healthcare sector.

  1. Understand the Impact of Fatigue: Recognize how fatigue affects healthcare professionals and patient safety.

  2. Identify Key Human Factors: Learn about critical human factors that influence safety in healthcare settings.

  3. Link Fatigue to Errors: Understand the connection between fatigue and the likelihood of errors and adverse events.

Preliminary Programme

  1. Welcome and introduction
    Dr. Angelina Gapay and Dr. Beverley Orser

  2. Fighting Fatigue Together campaign: Prioritizing workforce well-being for enhanced patient safety
    Mrs. Mirka Cikkelova

  3. The human factors concerning safety
    Dr. Beverley Orser and Dr. Tyler Law

  4. Errors and adverse events associated with fatigue
    Dr. Samia Jebara

  5. Discussion

The webinar will be held in English with simultaneous translation into French and Spanish.

A recording of this webinar will be made available after the live event on the WFSA Youtube channel. Please register to receive a link to the recording.

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