PeopleSoft Upgrade Update, Aug. 21

On Monday, Aug. 21, there will be an upgrade to a new version of PeopleSoft that will offer a better, more user-friendly experience for employees. The upgrade will require PeopleSoft downtime from Thursday, Aug. 17, 3 p.m., through Monday, Aug. 21, 5 a.m. Learn more.

Partners Clinicians Day, Sept. 16

Partners Clinicians Day provides an opportunity to strengthen relationships with colleagues across Partners. The day will include a Partners update, presentation of the Samuel O. Thier Award for Physician Leadership and the H. Richard Nesson Awards for Collaboration, Innovation and Excellence, and teaching sessions. Saturday, Sept. 16, 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., at Partners HealthCare at Assembly Row, 399 Revolution Drive, Somerville. Register to attend by Friday, Aug. 18. Learn more and register here.

Healthcare Quality and Safety Conference, Oct. 16-17

This annual two-day educational experience, hosted by Brigham Health and Harvard Medical School, is for clinicians and administrators who plan, manage and support quality and safety initiatives. Oct. 16-17 at the Sheraton Boston Hotel. The early-registration discount expires Wednesday, Sept. 20. Visit for more information.

Discover Brigham, Call for Abstracts

An interactive poster session at Discover Brigham enables researchers to showcase their innovative work. The call for abstracts is open online. The submission deadline is Tuesday, Sept. 12, at 5 p.m. Visit to learn more and apply. This year’s Discover Brigham will be held on Thursday, Nov. 9.