Collaborating Partners

Thank you to all our collaborating partners for their support and recognition of the incredibly important message of the conference.

Collaborating partners carry the Medication Safety Collaborative message to their organizations and members and help promote the importance of attending this meeting. In exchange, collaborators receive priority recognition and promotional opportunities, as well as discounts on registration. If an attendee is member of a collaborating organization, they are eligible for member pricing, and receive over $300 discount on full registration!

For more information on becoming a collaborating partner, please contact Dean Manke at 301-664-8785 or

Current Partners


ASHP is the national professional organization whose nearly 40,000 members include pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and pharmacy students who provide patient care services in hospitals, health systems, and ambulatory clinics.


The Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP), is the nation’s only 501c (3) nonprofit organization devoted entirely to medication error prevention and safe medication use. ISMP represents over 35 years of experience in helping healthcare practitioners keep patients safe, and continues to lead efforts to improve the medication use process.


The Medication Safety Officer Society (MSOS) is dedicated to advancing safe medication use by providing an open forum of information sharing and collaboration. MSOS as part of the Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) will provide communication, leadership, and education for individuals working in the field and promote the value of medication safety officers to healthcare leadership.


The American College of Physician Executives (ACPE) is the home for physicians committed to improving patient health care through exceptional physician leadership. Join the thousands of physician leaders who come to ACPE to advance their leadership skills and transform their organizations and careers. Interested in board certification or an advanced degree? Look to ACPE to earn a master’s degree or earn a Certified Physician Executive (CPE) designation.


NCPDP provides a forum wherein our diverse membership can develop business solutions, including ANSI-accredited standards, and guidance for promoting information exchanges related to medications, supplies, and services within the healthcare system.


The Global Enteral Device Supplier Association (GEDSA), in partnership with leading industry organizations, have created the Stay Connected program; designed to facilitate the transition from medical device applications that allow connection between unrelated delivery systems to new, safer connectors that ensure compatibility and consistency while reducing the likelihood of tubing misconnections. Stay Connected is organized by the GEDSA invites everyone to stay connected as the tubing connectors are introduced through a three-phase communications program—Aware, Prepare, and Adopt—to ensure a successful transition to safer connectors.


As one of the few dedicated medication safety centers worldwide, the Purdue College of Pharmacy Center for Medication Safety Advancement (CMSA) is committed to serving the citizens of Indiana, the nation, and the world through enhancing the discovery of safe medication use practices and delivering this knowledge to all who may benefit, ultimately helping achieve a vision of making safe medication use common practice.


Representing the fastest growing specialty in modern healthcare, the Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) is the leading medical society for more than 44,000 hospitalists and their patients. SHM is dedicated to promoting the highest quality care for all hospitalized patients and overall excellence in the practice of hospital medicine through quality improvement, education, advocacy and research.


AHFS Drug Information is the premier drug information database, providing an evidence-based foundation for safe and effective drug therapy. We are committed to alerting our subscriber to the latest critical therapeutic developments.

National Patient Safety Foundation’s

The National Patient Safety Foundation’s vision is to create a world where patients and those who care for them are free from harm. A central voice for patient safety since 1997, NPSF partners with patients and families, the health care community, and key stakeholders to advance patient safety and health care workforce safety and disseminate strategies to prevent harm.

American Society for Healthcare Risk Management

The American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) is a personal membership group of the American Hospital Association (AHA) with nearly 6,000 members representing risk management, patient safety, insurance, law, finance and other related professions. ASHRM initiatives focus on developing and implementing safe and effective patient care practices, the preservation of financial resources and the maintenance of safe working environments.

ASHP Foundation

The ASHP Research and Education Foundation is the philanthropical arm of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), the national professional organization representing pharmacists practicing in hospitals and health systems.