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Simulation Summit Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel, Banff, Alta, Canada | November 25-26, 2015
Breaking trail – from theory to practice

Fairmont Banff Springs

Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel, Banff, Alta, Canada | November 25-26, 2015

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Pre-registration for the 2015 Simulation Summit is now closed. You may register onsite beginning at 07:00 on Wednesday, November 25. The registration desk will be located in the Curio Foyer on Mezzanine Level 1 of the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel.

Learning objectives:

Participants at the 2015 summit will :

  • collaborate with international colleagues on knowledge translation as it relates to simulation in the health professions.

  • investigate advances in medical simulation for health profession in the realm of assessment and education

  • examine new technologies in medical simulation for health professions; and

  • plan to integrate medical simulation for health professions across the education spectrum from students to practitioners.

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, approved by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education. Participants can claim up to a maximum of 13 hours for November 25-26th 2015.

ASSET: ADVANCED – Advanced toolbox for difficult debriefing situations: 6 Section 1 credits hours

How to apply cognitive load theory to optimize simulation-based learning and assessment: 4 Section 1 credit hours

Testimonials from past attendees

"The interactive videos and demonstration prompted a very rich discussion and allowed me to meet and share ideas with other educators"

"It was my first time at SS. Great experience overall. Good topics. Keep the good work!"

"Very practical, great discussions, lots of take-away ahas!"

"The workshops were a great opportunity to learn in smaller groups. One of the things I liked the most and thought was very useful was SIM Trek and the debriefing."

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