Simulation Instructor Development: Comprehensive Course

Upcoming dates and locations

Rochester, Minnesota
June 5-7, 2019
Sept. 16-18, 2019

Jacksonville, Florida
Feb. 24-26, 2020

Description

This three-day multidisciplinary interactive course will develop instructors for simulation-based education. Participants will learn the principles of experiential learning, including types of simulation-based education, designing and implementing scenarios, and debriefing strategies.

Learners will have opportunities to develop, implement, and debrief simulation scenarios with the assistance of experienced faculty.

Enrollment is limited to smaller groups to encourage maximum engagement of all attendees.

Intended audience

This course is designed for individuals interested in or involved with simulation curriculum design, implementation, and facilitation.

Learning outcomes

Learners will:

  • Describe fundamental concepts of simulation-based education (SBE)
  • Describe elements of a well-designed SBE to achieve best learner outcomes
  • Develop and facilitate learner-focused simulation scenarios using best practices in SBE
  • Discuss debriefing and goals of debriefing
  • Demonstrate skills required of a debriefing facilitator.

Accreditation Statement

ACCME logoIn support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Continuing education credit

In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the health care team.

AMA: Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.75 AMA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ANCC: Participants can earn 20.75 ANCC nursing contact hours for attendance through the entire activity.

Contact hours are designated according to the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Accreditation Program criteria in which 1 ANCC contact hour = 60 minutes of learning activity.

Course directors

  • Torrey Laack, M.D.
  • Usha Asirvatham, M.S.N., RN-BC, CHSE

Faculty

  • Grace Arteaga, M.D.
  • Usha Asirvatham, M.S.N., RN-BC, CHSE
  • Paula Craigo, M.D.
  • Torrey Laack, M.D.
  • Laurence Torsher, M.D.
  • Lauren Licantino, M.D.

Planning group

  • Usha Asirvatham, M.S.N., RN-BC, CHSE
  • Darcy Bulger
  • Jane Clobes, M.S.N., R.N.
  • Torrey Laack, M.D.
  • Anna Marie Spartz, R.R.T.
  • James Chally, P.A.-C

Registration and fees

Please register early as space is limited in order to encourage maximum engagement of all attendees.

To register, click on your date of choice:

June 5-7, 2019 Rochester, Minnesota

September 16-18, 2019 Rochester, Minnesota

February 24-26, 2020 Jacksonville Florida

Once registered, you will be directed to complete a short demographic questionnaire.

If you need assistance or have questions, please email RSTEDUCATIONADMINST1@mayo.edu or call 507-266-0684.

Fees

The registration fee for the three-day course is $2,500 and is payable by credit card at the time of registration.

Enrollment and cancellation policy

Attendance is expected at all portions of the three-day course. Due to the limited number of participant openings available, a waiting list is created when the maximum number of participants is reached. If you need to cancel due to mitigating circumstances, please contact us as soon as possible.

Course cancellation policy

Mayo Clinic Multidisciplinary Simulation Center reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. Cancellation will be determined six weeks prior to the course, at which time the participants will be notified.

Mayo Clinic Multidisciplinary Simulation Center is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses incurred by participants due to cancellations or postponements, including fees assessed by airline, travel, or lodging agencies.

Location and travel information

The Simulation Instructor Development: Comprehensive Course is held in the Mayo Clinic Multidisciplinary Simulation Center, which is located on the main floor of the Stabile Building, 150 Third St. SW, Rochester, Minnesota. It is easily accessible by skyway and the pedestrian subway that connects Mayo Clinic to shops, restaurants, and hotels.

The Stabile Building can be found on page 4 of the campus map (PDF). Learn about travel information and lodging options in Rochester, Minnesota.

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