About the Conference
Simulation for Health Systems, Care and Quality
November 1-2, 2017 – Montreal Quebec
The Simulation Summit is a unique and practical, interprofessional medical simulation education conference, which attracts hundreds of international simulation educators, researchers, health care professionals and other individuals engaged in the field of simulation.
Participants at the 2017 Simulation Summit will have the opportunity to collaborate with international colleagues on knowledge translation as it relates to simulation in healthcare; examine new technologies in medical simulation; investigate advances in medical simulation and much more.
Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel
1201 Boulevard Rene-Levesque West
Montreal, Quebec H3B 2L7 Canada
Telephone (514) 878-2000
Participants at the 2017 Summit will:
- Explore strategies to use simulation as a tool for system improvement;
- Apply simulation methods to enhance the delivery and quality of team based care;
- Discuss opportunities to advance assessment in post graduate medicine.
This two day conference is open to all individuals engaged in the field of simulation, from all healthcare disciplines.
- Health professional educators with an interest in simulation
- Simulation educators
- Health profession education researchers
- Simulation centre/program directors
- Continuing professional development educators
- Continuing medical education planners
- Specialist physicians
- Canadian Forces personnel
Testimonials from past attendees
“The quality of the educational content and its delivery was incredible and eye opening. Novel ideas have sparked up and will contribute to improving our teams greatly, both from an educational and research perspective”.
“This was a great conference! Thank you for the interprofessional collaborative support with simulation education.”
“Awesome job from all - great activity (Sim Trek) to close the loop and summarize the summit ”
“Thank you for your generosity and kindness, and for making us feel so welcome. It means more to us than you may realize”.
Scientific Planning Committee
Co-Chair: Susan Brien
Local Chair: Kevin Lachapelle
Past-chair: Richard Cherry
Sim Trek : Glenn D. Posner
Vicki R. LeBlanc
Brian M. Wong
Operations planning team
Angelita Aboukassam, sponsorship coordinator, Event Management and Hospitality Services
Brittney Gellately, conference assistant, Event Management and Hospitality Services
Louise Gervais, conference team lead, Event Management and Hospitality Services
Katherine Herbert, registration coordinator, Event Management and Hospitality Services
Katie Kennedy, senior marketing specialist (conferences), Communications and Marketing
Catlin Pilon, conference educational program administrator, Event Management and Hospitality Services
Denise Walter, conference administrator, Event Management and Hospitality Services
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Telephone: 613-730-8177 ext. 422 / 1-800-668-3740 ext. 422