Monthly Archives: January 2011

IMSH 2011 Highlights, Awards and Musings

There were many highlights associated with the 2011  SSH International Meeting of Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH). The Website Task Force (Eric B. Bauman, Renee Pyburn, Aurel Mihai, John Rice, Katie, White, and Allan Barclay) were honored with a Presidential Citation … Continue reading

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Another IMSH Under The Belt!

IMSH 2011 is officially closed for business.  I know this because I am at the airport waiting for my flight at the New Orleans Airport after having stuffed myself one last time at Mother’s.  Aurel and I would like to … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished

Dare I say it? That went really well. We’re still awaiting feedback, but both of the early sessions drew good crowds and the arcade was absolutely packed. A great big thank you to everyone who spoke about serious gaming today, … Continue reading

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Serious Games & VE Track Monday at IMSH!

Join the Clinical Playground Crew for the IMSH Serious Games & VE Track Monday. 10:30 Games-Based Learning With Kurt Squire, Moses WolfenStein, and Ben DeVane of Games+Learning+Society (GLS ) fame. 1:30 Healthcare-Related Serious Games Development facilitated by Aurel Mihai including … Continue reading

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IMSH Kicks Off

Eric’s in back to back meetings today so you get updates from me instead! IMSH is humming right along. If you haven’t registered yet make sure you do it soon. The lines at the registration desk weren’t too long this … Continue reading

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SSH Consensus Summit concludes… IMSH Pre-Conference Sessions in Full Swing

The SSH Consensus Summit was a lot of work but tremendously productive.  Various pre-conference workshops took place Saturday along with several SSH committee meetings.  IMSH 2011 speakers and attendees continue to arrive.  Ben DeVane (University of Florida – Gainesville) and … Continue reading

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Summit Consensus Day One Complete

The first day of the SSH Consensus Summit is over.  A phenomenal amount of work was accomplished on a variety of topic areas pertinent to the advancement of simulation-based research and education.  Monographs for ten topic areas have been written, … Continue reading

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IMSH Consensus Summit Underway

The IMSH 2011 Consensus is underway – standing room only.  The first session of presentations just concluded and has moved to breakout sessions.  The amount of interest for the Summit while not surprising seems to exceeded expectations.  This will make … Continue reading

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Wheels Down in New Orleans for IMSH 2011

The Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH) Research Consensus Summit gets underway Friday, January 21 with the 2011 International Meeting of Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH) starting on Sunday, January 23.  While it is still a couple of days before the … Continue reading

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Attending IMSH 2011 this month? Follow the conference on Twitter!

We hope you will be joining other Society for Simulation for Healthcare (SSH) members in New Orleans for the  Pre-Conference Consensus Summit January 21-22 and IMSH itself January 23-26 at the Hilton Riverside. Whether you are joining us or not … Continue reading

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