Committees




Steering Committee

The HEPS'2016 conference is steered by:

  • Vanina Mollo, PhD, assistant professor in ergonomics at the Polytechnic National Institute, and member of the Center of studies and research on Work, Organization, Power. V. Mollo conducts research in patient safety and on organizational models for ensuring quality of life of patients with chronic diseases. She also conducts health care training programs on occupational risk assessment and management, and on Human and Organizational Factors of healthcare safety. V. Mollo is a member of the HEPS Steering Committee.
  • Pierre Falzon, Professor of Ergonomics at the Conservatoire national des arts et métiers (Cnam), Director of the Research Center on Work and Development. P. Falzon led or conducted research regarding patient safety (in radiotherapy, oncology, anesthesia) and the organization of the care process (outpatient, workflow). Former president of the IEA, he is the current president of the HEPS Steering Committee.
  • The University Hospital of Toulouse, represented by Martine Servat (MD, Director of the medical strategy), Frédérique Decavel (Head coordinator of healthcare), and Anne Raspaud (PhD, Ergonomist engineer).





Scientific committee

  • Dr Sarah Albolino, Center for patient safety, Florence Italie
  • Pr René Amalberti, Prévention médicale, Paris France
  • Ass. Pr. Françoise Anceaux, Université de Valenciennes, Valenciennes France
  • Jésus Aranaz Andrés, Hospital Universitario Ramón y Cajal, Madrid Espagne
  • Ass. Pr. Onur Asan, Medical College of Wisconsin, Madison USA
  • Pr Sebastiano Bagnara, Università di Sassari, Sassari, Sardaigne Italie
  • MdC Béatrice Barthe, Université Jean Jaurès- CLLE-LTC, Toulouse France
  • PhD, Eur.Erg. Tommaso Bellandi, Centro per la Gestione del Rischio Clinico e Sicurezza del paziente, Regione Toscana, Florence Italie
  • Dr Marie-Catherine Beuscart-Zephir, EVALAB, Lille France
  • Pr Pascale Carayon, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison USA
  • Pr Julien Cegarra, CUFR Jean-François Champollion, Albi France
  • Pr Wen-Ko Chiou, Chang Gung University, Taipei Taiwan
  • Pr Teresa Cotrim, University of Lisboa, Lisbon Portugal
  • Ass. Pr. Lucie Cuvelier, Université Paris 8, Paris France
  • François Daniellou, ICSI, Toulouse France
  • Dr Rachel Davis, King's College, London UK
  • Pr Frank Drews, University of Utah, Salt Lake City USA
  • Pr Frank Durso, Georgia Tech, Atlanta USA
  • Pr Pierre Falzon, Cnam Paris, Paris France
  • Dr Hélène Faye, IRSN, Paris France
  • MD Anesthesiology Ayse Gurses, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore USA
  • Susan Hallbeck, Mayo Clinic, USA
  • Dr Kerm Henriksen, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Washington, DC USA
  • Dr Public Health Isabelle Heyden, U .de Liège, Liège Belgique
  • Pr Sue Hignett, Loughborough University, Loughborough UK
  • Ass. Pr. Rich Holden, IUPU, Purdue USA
  • Pr Erik Hollnagel, University of Southern Denmark, Centre for quality improvement, Odense Denmark
  • CR Kenji Itoh, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo Japan
  • MD Peter Lachman, Great Ormond Hospital, London UK
  • Pr Anne Mayère, UPS - CERTOP, IFERISS, Toulouse France
  • Ass. Pr. Marijke Melles, TU Delft, Delft Pays-Bas
  • MD Marie-Christine Moll, U. d'Angers, Angers France
  • MdC Vanina Mollo, Université de Toulouse, INPT, CERTOP, Toulouse France
  • Ass. Pr. Adélaïde Nascimento, Cnam Paris, Paris France
  • Pr Anne-Sophie Nyssen, Université de Liège, Liège Belgique
  • Dr Sylvia Pelayo, EVALAB, Lille France
  • MD Emergency Shawna Perry, Univ. of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville,FL USA
  • Pr Felice Petraglia, University of Siena, Siena Italy
  • Adj. Pr. Joy Rivera, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Madison USA
  • Gustavo Rosal, Espagne
  • MD Surgery Riccardo Tartaglia, Centro per la Gestione del Rischio Clinico e Sicurezza del paziente, Regione Toscana, Florence Italie
  • Ass. Pr. Rupa Valdez, U. of Virginia, Charlotesville USA
  • Pr Charles Vincent, Imperial College School of Medicine, London UK
  • MD Emergency Robert Wears, University of Florida, Health Science Center, Jacksonville, FL USA
  • Pr Johanna Westbrook, Australian Institute for Patient Safety, Sydney Australia
  • Yan Xiao, Baylor Health, Dallas USA
  • Teresa Zayas-Caban, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, USA





Organizing committee

  • Béatrice Barthe, Assistant professor in ergonomics, University of Toulouse, Toulouse
  • Dominique Baudrin, Public health doctor, referent of risk associated to care, regional health agency, Toulouse
  • Jean-Yves Bousigue, Neurosurgeon, Institute for an Industrial Safety Culture, Toulouse
  • Julien Cegarra, Professor of Ergonomics, Jean-François Champollion University Center, Albi
  • Pierre Falzon, Professor of Ergonomics, Conservatoire National des Arts et M´tiers, Paris
  • Hélène Faye, Researcher in Ergonomics, Institute for Radiation Protection and Nuclear, Fontenay-aux-Roses
  • Agnès Furno, Training manager, Institute for an Industrial Safety Culture, Toulouse
  • Irène Gaillard, Assistant professor in ergonomics, Polytechnic National Institute, Toulouse
  • Anne Mayère, Professor of Information and Communication Sciences, University of Toulouse, Toulouse; Vice-Director of the Federative Institute for Interdisciplinary Researches and Studies on Health and Society - IFERISS
  • Vanina Mollo, Assistant professor in ergonomics, Polytechnic National Institute, Toulouse
  • Anne Raspaud, Ergonomist engineer, Medical Affairs Direction, University Hospital, Toulouse
  • Angélique Roux, Assistant professor in Information and Communication Sciences, University of Toulouse, Toulouse