Healthcare Simulation Summit
September 17, 2021
Zoom Webinar & Various Locations
Chicago, IL 60612
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Register today for the Healthcare Simulation Summit!
Friday, September 17, 2021
Healthcare simulation across UIC's academic health enterprise - UI Health - has made transformational advances in recent years. Join us for a day-long, state-wide celebration on September 17, 2021, during international Healthcare Simulation Week, as we showcase our simulation experts, expand our horizons and highlight the impact of our work in service of our learners, our patients, our communities and ultimately the health of the state of Illinois and beyond.
Tentative Program Agenda:
- 8:00 am – Welcome Remarks & Summit Introductions
- 8:30 am – Keynote Address with Grace Gephardt, MEd, CHSE
Professor Gephardt currently serves as Director of the PULSE Center, Arkansas Children’s Hospital. She has additionally served as past president of simulation societies in North America and brings vast experience in simulation education to this conversation. Session includes and presentation and time for Q&A
- 9:30 am – Topics in simulation - it’s debatable: a panel discussion
Join our keynote presenters along with experts and leaders from the UI Health simulation community for a panel discussion on trending topics in the discipline. This conversation will showcase topics of debate within a safe space as we explore issues in simulation to advance the field into the future. More information on panelists and moderators to follow.
- 10:30 – Keynote Address with Dinesh Palipana, MD
Dr. Palipana is currently Senior Lecturer at Griffith University, Gold Coast Australia and Principal House Officer at the Gold Coast Hospital & Health Service, Emergency Department. Based out of Australia – he was the first quadriplegic physician in the region and will speak to the use of simulation as an aid in clinical training for those with disabilities. Session includes and presentation and time for Q&A
- 11:30 am – Virtual Summit Conclusion
- 1:00 – 4:00 pm Healthcare Simulation Summit Live Experiences (see options described below).
Throughout the afternoon, healthcare simulation experts from across UIC’s many health disciplines will share live simulation experiences that showcase the strengths and opportunities that simulation offers to education, research and training. Please review the list of individual simulation offerings on the main website here and note to register for your desired experience and tour/experience based on availability. Please note most experiences will have identical sessions available at 1 and 3 p.m.
E-mail HCSimSummit21@uic.edu if you wish to be involved or if you have additional questions about the 2021 Healthcare Simulation Summit.
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