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Webinars, virtual events, and tradeshows
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Tradeshows and Workshops
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IMSH 2024
The International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH) is the world's largest conference dedicated to healthcare simulation learning, research, and scholarship, offering 250+ sessions in various formats, from large plenary sessions to small, interactive, and immersive courses. It is also considered an educational and networking event for the simulation world.
San Diego, CA
Jan 20th - 24th, 2024
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IIT/SEC 2023
The Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation, and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) is the world's largest modeling, simulation, and training event. I/ITSEC is organized by the National Training and Simulation Association (NTSA), which promotes international and interdisciplinary cooperation within the fields of modeling and simulation (M&S), training, education, analysis, and related disciplines at this annual meeting.
Orlando, FL
Nov 27th - Dec 1st, 2023
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EMS World 2023
As the largest EMS-dedicated event in the world, EMS World Expo, hosted in partnership with the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT), annually attracts more than 6,000 EMS professionals. EMS World Expo sets the standard in EMS education, offering the training professionals need to do their jobs today with the progressive curriculum and technology that provides the solutions for tomorrow.
New Orleans, LA
Sep 18th - 22nd, 2023
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SimGhost 2023
SimGHOSTS USA 2023 is an in-person event designed to elevate your healthcare simulation delivery with hands-on workshops, demonstrations, and oral presentations delivered by the SimGHOSTS community.
Omaha, NE
August 1st - 4th, 2023
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SimOps 2023
SimOps explores the innovative application of operational technology in a team-based environment. Through the use of new tools, best practices, and experiential learning techniques, SimOps enables healthcare simulation professionals to advance their skills while building stronger team connections for the future.
Providence, RI
July 19th - 21st, 2023
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2023 AWHONN Convention
The Association of Women's Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses' annual convention is the leading convention that seeks to provide nurses with critical information and support to help them deliver the highest quality care for women and newborns. Attendees will assess the latest information and support to help them advance the nursing profession and provide better care for women and newborns.
New Orleans, LA
June 17th - 21st, 2023
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INACSL Conference 2023
The INACSL Annual Conference is a leading forum for simulationists, researchers, and solution providers, creating the ideal environment to gain and disseminate current, state-of-the-art knowledge in skills, simulation operations, and applications in an evidenced-based venue. Healthcare professionals will have the opportunity to network with colleagues and exhibitors, discuss best practices related to competencies, safety, and quality performance indicators, and advance the science of simulation.
Providence, RI
June 14th - 17th, 2023
Webinars and Virtual Events
Assessing clinical training readiness with high-fidelity simulation and a validated rubric - Webinar
Join us for a collaborative webinar presented by Dr. Greenwood of Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. She will discuss the university’s unique approach to simulation-based training. Gain insights into validating a high-fidelity simulation rubric and their learner evaluation process before clinical training in high-stakes environments. Request access!
Speaker:
• Dr. Jennifer Elyse Greenwood, CRNA, PhD
Associate Dean for Doctoral Research
Associate Program Director, Nurse Anesthesia
Associate Professor
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Jan 29th, 2024
How Broward College Achieved Success in Multidisciplinary Simulation: Key Lessons Learned - Webinar
Join us for a collaborative webinar presented by Dr. Lilia Chavarria, Sr. Director at the Broward College Simulation Center. Explore the Health Science Simulation Center’s mission, core values, and the role of simulation-based training in all of their medical programs. Learn about their innovative Health Science Boot Camp, program funding insights, and key lessons from their successful Multidisciplinary Simulation Program. Request Access.
Speaker:
• Dr. Lilia Chavarria, EdD, CHSE, RT (R) (CT) (MR), CSBI
Senior Director Simulation Center
Health Sciences Simulation Center Broward College
Dec 6th, 2023
Mastering the Art of Teamwork: Interdisciplinary Hospital Team Training Insights from GBMC's Simulation Center - Webinar
Join us for a live collaborative learning event on November 21st @ 1:00 PM EST. Get insights into creating an escape room-style simulation scenario for interdisciplinary team training and how to organize behavioral health and bereavement simulation training using standardized patients. Presented by Deborah Higgins and Melody Seitz from the Greater Baltimore Medical Center.
Speakers:
• Deborah Higgins DNP, RN, CHSE
Simulation Manager
Simulation Innovation Learning Center
Greater Baltimore Medical Center
• Melody Seitz PhD, RNC-OB, CHSE
Simulation Coordinator
Simulation Innovation Learning Center
Greater Baltimore Medical Center
Nov 21st, 2023
C’mon Let’s do the TWISST: Translational Work Integrating Simulation and Systems Testing - Webinar
Join us for a live collaborative learning event on October 18th @ 1:00 PM EST. Dr. Nora Colman, Assistant Professor at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, will discuss the TWISST methodology. Discover how it merges Simulation-based Clinical Systems Testing with Training to identify safety threats, generate solutions, and embed improvements into training. See a case example of how TWISST was applied in a working system.
Speaker:
• Nora Colman, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Critical Care, Fellowship Program Director at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Oct 18th, 2023
Renovating for the Future: Inside the New Sarkaria Family Simulation Suite at WesternU (Pomona, CA.) - Webinar
Join us for a live collaborative learning event. Learn how Western University of Health Sciences transformed its clinical skills lab into a state-of-the-art simulation suite to provide realistic, substantive, and comprehensive training to healthcare students across clinical disciplines. Presented by Dr. Anne E. Swanson, Director of Medical Simulation for the Sarkaria Family Simulation Suite at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, CA.
Speaker:
• Dr. Anne E. Swanson, D.Min, LMFT, COMP
Director of Medical Simulation - Sarkaria Family Simulation Suite
Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA.
Sept 13th, 2023
Insights from the Metropolitan Community College Mass Casualty Simulation - Webinar
Join us for a live collaborative learning event on August 30th @ 2:00 PM EST. Learn from Jayla Cochran and Todd Geringer from Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley Health Science Institute as they share insights about MCC's Interdisciplinary Mass Casualty Simulations, their planning processes, and conducting large-scale simulation debriefing.

Speakers:
• Jayla Cochran, MSN, RN, CPN, CHSE
Virtual Hospital Coordinator
Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley Health Science Institute
• Todd Geringer, EMT-P, CHSOS
Simulation Faculty
Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley Health Science Institute
Aug 30th, 2023
Best Practices for Growing and Sustaining a Simulation Center, Fifteen Years and Counting - Webinar
Join our upcoming webinar on July 12th at 1 PM EST : "Best Practices for Growing and Sustaining a Simulation Center, Fifteen Years and Counting". Learn from J. Hector Aranda, Faculty Associate and Sr. Director of Operations, as he shares valuable insights on launching and operating a simulation center, equipment utilization, resources, ROI, sustainability, and much more. Participate in a live Q&A following the presentation.

Speakers:
• J. Hector Aranda, B.S., CHSOS-A
Faculty Associate, Sr. Director of Operations
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center – El Paso, TECHS
July 12th, 2023
Creating a Shared Vision: Healthcare Simulation & Interprofessional Learning - Webinar
Join our upcoming webinar on June 6th at 2 pm EST. Discover the power of simulation and interprofessional education (IPE), including creating a shared vision, demonstrating outcomes, and sharing the value proposal for students, clinical partners, and the university. Don't miss this opportunity to gain valuable insights. Presented by Krista Anderson, Simulation Director and Stephanie de Sam Lazaro, IPE Simulation from St. Catherine University. Participate in a live Q&A following the presentation.

Speakers:
• Krista Anderson, MSN, RN, CHSE-A
Simulation Director
St. Catherine University
• Stephanie de Sam Lazaro, OTD, MA, OTR/L
IPE Simulation
St. Catherine University
June 6th, 2023
Rural Health Innovation Collaborative: Building Sustainable Healthcare Education in Rural Communities - Webinar
Join us for a live learning experience on April 17th @ 2 PM EST, presented by Laura Livingston, BSN, RN, CHSE from the Rural Health Innovation Collaborative. Ms. Livingston will discuss the RHIC Simulation Center, building a collaborative environment that enables sustainable practices, and how the RHIC educates rural healthcare providers through a mobile simulation lab. This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in improving healthcare outcomes in rural communities. Participate in a live Q&A following the presentation.

Speakers:
• Laura Livingston, BSN, RN, CHSE
Simulation Operations Manager
Rural Health Innovation Collaborative
Apr 17th, 2023
Simulation-based Hospital Design Testing - Webinar
Join us for a collaborative learning experience presented by Dr. Nora Colman from Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Learn how to apply concepts of Simulation-based Hospital Design Testing (SbHDT) at your facility to see a return on investment for stakeholders, evaluate your training environment for latent risks, and how to mitigate those risks to patient safety.

Speakers:
• Nora Colman, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Critical Care, Fellowship Program Director
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Mar 15th, 2023
Practice Makes Perfect: Utilizing High-Fidelity Simulation in Healthcare Education - Webinar
Join us for a live collaborative learning event. Learn why simulation is incorporated into healthcare education, the processes to help you implement simulation training at your healthcare facility, and how to reach rural communities with mobile simulation programs. Presented by Dr. Lauren Tufts from the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall University. Participate in a live Q&A following the presentation.

Speakers:
• Lauren Tufts, MD, FAAP
Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellow
Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine
Feb 28th, 2023
Miami Dade College Simulation Hospital: Our Story with a Focus on Growth Management - Webinar
Join us for a live collaborative learning event on Jan 11th @ 1:00 pm EST. Hear from the program leadership team at the state-of-the-art Miami Dade College Medical Campus Simulation Hospital. They will share key insights and lessons learned on simulation design, managing team culture, training, analytics, and much more. Participate in a live Q&A following the presentation.

Speakers:
• Deborah Papa, EdD, MSN, MS, RN
Director, Simulation Hospital
Miami Dade College Medical Campus
• Dario Mercado
Campus Chief Information Officer, IT Department
Miami Dade College Medical Campus
• Diana Naranjo, CHSE, CAPM, BBA
Instructional Simulation Administrator, Simulation Hospital
Miami Dade College Medical Campus
• Richard Miller
Campus Network Services Manager, IT Department
Miami Dade College Medical Campus
Jan 11th, 2023
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