The summer conference circuit is in full swing. Dr. Eric B. Bauman, founder and managing member of Clinical Playground, LLC recently presented at the Waukesha County Technical College Nursing – Clinical Simulation as a Teaching Tool on June 5, 2012. Bauman’s talk was titled The Importance of Data-Based Decisions for Curriculum Development: Why Research is Everybody’s Responsibility. The Games for Health conference now in its eighth year included the second annual Ludica Medica Pre-Conference on June 12, 2012. Ludica
Instructional Design and Pedagogy Science in Healthcare Simulation by Schaefer, Vanderbilt, Cason, Bauman, Glavin, Lee, and Navedo was just published in the journal Simulation in Healthcare. This article represents one of several articles based on the Simulation Consensus Summit that took place as part of the pre-conference offerings for the Society for Simulation in Healthcare’s (SSH) annual International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH) 2011. IMSH 2011 took place in New Orleans in January. This article reviews the literature on
A Daybook for Nurse Educators published by Sigma Theta Tau is now available. Clinical Playground, LLC founding and managing member, Eric B. Bauman, PhD, RN contributed to this inspirational collection of thoughts provided by many nursing educators. The book which is edited by Katherine Pakieser-Reed, PhD, RN contains 365 reflective and educational anecdotal messages from numerous educators.