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June 24, 2020

Serious Play Conference Showcases Power of Serious Games in Medical Simulation Education

This week the Serious Play Conference went virtual and showcased over 35 presentations from academic, business, and designer experts around the world specifically on the topic of Serious Gaming — with plenty of sessions dedicated to medical simulation. Due to COVID-19, the annual in-person event had to go online, but that didn’t stop the organization [...]

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May 18, 2020

Healthcare Simulation Conferences Go Virtual This Summer & Discount Codes

The number of medical simulation conferences that have either been postponed or cancelled for 2020 due to COVID-19 is staggering. However, several summer events and online opportunities from leading healthcare simulation non-profit organizations and educational institutions has started to help fill in the gaps, with multiple must-attend event opportunities coming soon! Join these organizations for [...]

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December 5, 2019

How Role Playing Games are Improving Simulated Learning in Healthcare

Have you ever played an RPG (Role Playing Game for the uninitiated), such as Diablo, Dungeons and Dragons, or World of Warcraft? Building you stats undergoing epic quests that unfold through character conversation to better understand the world around you — and how to best train to overcome its challenges? What if we could apply [...]

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October 22, 2019

6 Ways Serious Games Improve Clinical Learning Outcomes

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 [...]

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