Journal of Surgical Simulation 2015; 2: 22 - 24

Published: 06 May 2015


Meeting report

Report on ‘Striving Towards the High Reliability Organisation’: Fourth Annual Simulation Conference, Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, 11 December 2014

M.H. Ornstein
Corresponding author: M. H. Ornstein, Barts Cancer Institute, Queen Mary University of London, Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6BQ, UK. Email:


The Homerton Simulation Centre held its fourth annual conference, ‘Striving Towards the High Reliability Organisation’, on 11 December 2014 at Homerton University Hospital, London UK. The eight lectures are reviewed in this report.



Simulation; patient safety; checklists; crisis resource management; safety in industry; systematic approach to training;