Accession Number : ADA560817


Title :   The 12th Annual International Meeting on Simulation Healthcare (IMSH) 2012


Descriptive Note : Conference rept. 21 Sep 2011-1 Feb 2012


Corporate Author : SOCIETY FOR SIMULATION IN HEALTHCARE HASTINGS MN


Personal Author(s) : Seropian, Michael ; Aberle, Kathryn B


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a560817.pdf


Report Date : Mar 2012


Pagination or Media Count : 271


Abstract : 3112 individuals attended the 2012 International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare and had access to Preconference courses, Expert panels, keynote Plenary Sessions, roundtables, immersive, and workshop sessions to further their knowledge of use of simulation in healthcare to improve patient safety and manage resources. 73 workshops provided both hands-on and interactive learning in the areas of conducting research, outcomes based assessment, case development, disaster training, needs assessment and competency based training. Panels and keynotes addressed education, research, simulations operations, interactive environments, credentialing & assessment, clinical areas, economics of simulation and standardized patients. 275 peer reviewed research abstracts were presented and selections were published in the Society s Journal, Simulation in Healthcare in December, 2011. Additionally, Technology and Program Innovations non-peer reviewed works in progress abstracts were presented and published in the course program.


Descriptors :   *EDUCATION , *MEDICAL RESEARCH , *MEDICINE , *SIMULATION , ABSTRACTS , CLINICAL MEDICINE , DISASTERS , ECONOMICS , ENVIRONMENTS , INTERACTIONS , LEARNING , PATIENTS , RESOURCES , SAFETY , SOCIETIES , STANDARDIZATION , TRAINING , WORKSHOPS


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE