Schedule at a Glance

Subject to change. All times are in Eastern Time.

 

New for 2021, the Virtual HFES International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care will be offering FIVE educational tracks that each focus on different aspects of health care systems and how HF/E intersects with them.  Click here to learn more about each track.

 Monday, April 12, 2021 | Workshops 

11:00 AM - 1:30 PM ET

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM ET

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM ET

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM ET

Morning Workshops: Workshop 1, 2, and 3

Break

Afternoon Workshops: Workshop 4, 5, and 6

Networking Sessions:   (1) Symposium Sponsors Session; (2) Educational Opportunities Session

 Tuesday, April 13, 2021 

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM ET

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM ET

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM ET

12:15 PM - 1:30 PM ET

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM ET

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM ET

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM ET

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM ET

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM ET

Coffee with Friends

Opening Plenary: Keynote Lecture

Believing in ZERO HARM! And Saving the Patient Safety Revolution from the Quicksand of the "Good Enough" Zone

John J. Nance

Break

Concurrent Track Sessions

Break

Concurrent Track Sessions

Break

Concurrent Track Sessions

Chat with Presenters

Networking Sessions:  (1) Symposium Sponsors Session; (2) Career Opportunities Job Fair; (3) Healthcare Human Factors Network

 Wednesday, April 14, 2021 

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM ET

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM ET

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM ET

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM ET

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM ET

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM ET

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM ET

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM ET

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM ET

Coffee with Friends

Concurrent Track Sessions

Break

Concurrent Track Sessions

Break

Concurrent Track Sessions

Break

Student Presentations

Chat with Presenters

Annual Digital Health Student Design Competition: Winners Presentations

 Thursday, April 15, 2021 

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM ET

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM ET

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM ET

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM ET

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM ET

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM ET

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM ET

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM ET

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM ET

Coffee with Friends

Concurrent Track Sessions

Break

Concurrent Track Sessions

Break

Poster Sessions: Live Chats

Break

Concurrent Track Sessions

Chat with Presenters

Networking Sessions:   (1) Symposium Sponsors Session; (2) Guitar Shred Happy Hour; (3) Magic Happy Hour

Friday, April 16, 2021 

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM ET

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM ET

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM ET

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM ET

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM ET

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM ET

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM ET

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM ET

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM ET

Coffee with Friends

Concurrent Track Sessions

Break

Concurrent Track Sessions

Break

Concurrent Track Sessions

Break

Closing Townhall Panel: Future Needs

Chat with Presenters

Closing Networking Event:  Announcements, Suggestions for Future Symposia, Raffle