Simulation for health care



Sunday, July 4, 2010

9th Annual International Nursing Simulation/

Conference Sponsored byThe International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation and Learning (INACSL)&The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Nursing&The Local Host Schools: Nevada State College School of Nursing&University of Nevada Las Vegas School of Nursing

This annual event was held June17-19th 2010

The conference was a gathering of educators, researchers, managers, and staff development professionals which provided the opportunity to disseminate and gain current knowledge in the area of skills/simulation lab management and simulation enhanced education. Nurses and other healthcare professionals had the opportunity to network with colleagues and exhibitors, discuss best practice research, safety-related outcomes, competencies, and challenges. The concurrent sessions addressed key outcomes, student evaluations, the use of new technologies and a host of additional hot topics. Attendees attended round table sessions on current issues associated with simulation education, attended a preconference training session and attended a poster reception.