thesimtech.com newsletter - june 11, 2013

News:

I've added new bits and pieces in many areas of the site... take a look around...
New scenarios and a paper on A/V are coming soon... 

Below are some photos from the Simulation Olympiad held in Vancouver at this years CAEP conference.

CAEP 2013 Simulation Olympiad Winners - The University of Ottawa
(L-R) Drs.
Andrew Willmore, Layli Sanaee, Erin O'Connor, Mike Austin and Coach Dr. Brian Weitzman

The sims were done in Vancouver's Mobile Medical Unit that was parked in the hotels parking lot and then streamed live to one of the hotels conference rooms.
All in all a great event!

Events:

Human Patient Simulation Network (HPSN)

HPSN World 2013

June 30-July 2, 2013

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Gathering of Healthcare Simulation Technology Specialists (simGHOSTS)

August 6-9, 2013

San Antonio, Texas

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Inside the Simulation Studio Conference

August 15th, 2013

San Francisco, California

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SimTecT 2013

September 16-20, 2013

Queensland, Australia

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Asia-Pacific Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare

October 24-27, 2013

Shanghai, China

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The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons

Simulation Summit

November 8-9, 2013

Vancouver, British Columbia

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Ontario Simulation Exposition

December 5-6

Toronto, Canada

More here...

Video:

Professor Ben Shaw: The use of Simulation in Health Care - Is it Effective? 

Facilitative Debriefing Techniques for Simulation-based Learning - Ernest E. Wang MD, Morris Kharasch MD, Daniel Kuruna MDes