Improving Simulation Instructional Methods (iSIM)

July 29, 2019

The goal of Improving Simulation Instructional Methods (iSIM) is to introduce fundamental skills and abilities for delivering simulation-based healthcare education through a variety of techniques and technologies. The program emphasizes hands-on activities and active participation to maximize simulation-based instruction skill acquisition.

Target Audience

The primary audience for this course are healthcare educators wishing to improve their skills as instructors in simulation education.

Anesthesiology
Emergency Medicine
General Practice
General Surgery
Obstetrics/Gynecology
Pediatric Medicine
Preventive Medicine
Unknown Physician Specialty

Learning Objectives

  • Identify fundamental facilitation skills
  • Identify fundamental debriefing skills
  • Identify the key factors to effective scenario design
  • Identify key factors to effective scenario assessment
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 16.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
07/29/2019
Course expires: 
08/31/2019
Event starts: 
07/29/2019 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
07/29/2019 - 5:15pm
Wiser
Pittsburgh, PA
United States
 

 

 

 

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses attending this program will receive a Certificate of Attendance confirming 16.0 hours of continuing education in a CME accredited program.  These hours may be considered eligible for completing the 30 hours of continuing education required for biannual nursing re-licensure in Pennsylvania. 

Available Credit

  • 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 16.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
07/29/2019
Course expires: 
08/31/2019
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