Today the International Meeting for Simulation in Healthcare opened its first full day of activities in San Diego California. Surrounded by beautiful water, great weather, and vibrant city IMSH has attracted close to 4000 participants from 58 countries and over 120 vendors. This article will be updated throughout the day with the latest exciting news [...]
Growing evidence shows a significant link between repetitive practice, content retention, and academic performance—which is why forward-thinking healthcare educators are looking for concrete ways to jumpstart learners’ comprehension, intuition, and long-term retention abilities. Designed to primarily educate and secondarily entertain, serious games and gamified learning environments place users in an environment where “play” leads to [...]
A Simulation Recording System is an audio visual performance analysis system which is used to showcase medical simulation activities during a training module or scenario. These systems are designed so that both the participants in the simulated learning activity and learners not taking part in the scenario can be debriefed on successful actions and potential [...]
Education Management Solutions (EMS) and the University of Otago recently announced a revolution in pharmacy education with virtual serious gaming to bridge the gap between classroom learning and patient care with the all-new, web-based SimPHARM clinical pharmacology platform. Today we take a look at this innovative new Pharmacy Simulator, which helped Otago University move beyond [...]
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