Monthly Archives: February 2011

Rain nor Snow… I made it to HPSN 2011

HPSN was a whirlwind.  I finally arrived in Tampa Tuesday afternoon in time to catch the later half of the Tuesday conference offerings, spend 45 minutes in the sun at the pool, and have Dinner with my good friends from … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events of Interest

MODSIM World Canada 2011 Conference and Expo will take place in Ottawa from June 20-22. The event organizers describe it as an “international summit for disseminating recent advances in the field of system modeling and simulation.” Health, medical and biotech … Continue reading

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Old Man Winter 1 – Clinical Playground 0

So getting out of the Madison, Wisconsin would have involved buses and standby tickets from Madison to Tampa.  I’m scheduled for a 5:15AM flight again on Tuesday.  The presentation titled Simulation-Based Resuscitation: Team Leadership is still scheduled to take place … Continue reading

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Clinical Playground’s Drs. Bauman and White Head to HPSN

Eric Bauman, PhD, RN and Katie White, MD will be presenting at the 2011 METI Human Patient Simulation Network (HPSN) Conference. The 2011 HPSN conference runs from February 22-24 at the Marriott Waterside – Tampa, FL. Bauman and White will … Continue reading

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Welcome Katie White

Katie White, MD has joined the Clinical Playground “Players” list as an Associate.  Dr. White is a staff physician at the William Memorial Veterans Administration Hospital in Madison, WI. Dr. White and Clinical Playground, LLC founding and managing member Dr. … Continue reading

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Welcome Marty Gustafson and Abe Megahed

Abe Megahed and Marty Gustafson have both joined Clinical Playground, LLC as associates.  Both Marty and Abe work in the Hypercosm™ division of ORBITEC located in Madison, WI. This is something of a reciprocal collaboration as Clinical Playground, LLC managing … Continue reading

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Games for Health Conference 2011 Coming Soon, Games Beyond Entertainment Week

The Games for Health Project is another group that thinks healthcare education and gaming go well together (we agree!) and their 2011 conference is coming soon. It is their 7th annual conference and will take place May 17-19 at the … Continue reading

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Games for Change: Festival Announcement, Call for Content

Games for Change is an organization describing itself as the “leading global advocate for supporting and making games for social impact.” They will be hosting their 8th annual Games for Change Festival in New York City on June 20-22, 2011. … Continue reading

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Game+Learning+Society 7.0 Call for Submissions

The University of Wisconsin–Madison is excited to announce the Games+Learning+Society (GLS) Conference 7.0 to be held June 15–17, 2011 at the Memorial Union located in the lakefront on the Madison campus. The GLS Conference is the premier event in the … Continue reading

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