Register for Upcoming CPPA Programs


Disclosure: The How and When of Communicating About Unexpected Outcomes and Errors

Presented by James Pichert, PhD

Next course is: April 18, 2014

Click here for the April 18, 2014 Program Brochure

To register, select an option below:

  • Register here if you are part of the Vanderbilt community, a CPPA educational partner, or from a PARS institution.
  • Register here if you are not part of Vanderbilt, or not from an institution that has hosted a CPPA educational program nor is using PARS.

What course participants said:

"Extremely helpful. Gave me the practical tools I would need to approach difficult cases ethically, compassionately, and thoughtfully."

"Definitely a must for all healthcare providers."

"I've done other CEU courses on disclosure, but this one was far more in-depth and interactive."

"This is an outstanding program."


Promoting Professionalism: Addressing Behaviors that Undermine a Culture of Safety, Reliability, and Accountablity

Presented by Gerald Hickson, MD; William Cooper, MD, MPH; James Pichert, PhD; and others

Next course is: June 20-21, 2014.

Click here for the June 20-21, 2014 Program Brochure.

To register, select an option below:

  • Register here if you are part of the Vanderbilt community, a CPPA educational partner, or from a PARS institution.
  • Register here if you are not part of Vanderbilt, or not from an institution that has hosted a CPPA educational program nor is using PARS.

What course participants said:

"Great relevant course!" "Extremely valuable." "Learned a new skill set."

"Now able to intervene more effectively when there is a safety/liability issue."


CPPA Faculty would like to tailor presentations for your organization on the topics of safety, quality, risk, disclosure, professionalism, and accountability.

Contact us today.

Proceeds from CPPA educational programs support the education and research missions of the Center for Patient and Professional Advocacy at Vanderbilt, and Vanderbilt University School of Medicine.

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