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Redesigning Surgical Informed Consent
by: Alexander Langerman, DesignWithPatients with Program on Law and Innovation at the Vanderbilt Law School and the Department of Otolaryngology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm - West Nashville

Students in Vanderbilt’s Program on Law and Innovation will be presenting insights from a semester-long investigation to examine and reimagine a surgical informed consent process that enhances patient-centeredness, safety, and team performance. This work is based on months of observation and interviews at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Students will present conceptual prototypes to a panel of experts in healthcare law, clinicians, and patients. Free, but limited to invitation or application. Photography credit: Daniel Dubois / Copyright Vanderbilt University