SG19USA Pocket Nurse Scholarship Applications Now Open!



Continuing their wonderful support, Pocket Nurse has partnered with The Gathering of Healthcare Simulation Technology Specialists (SimGHOSTS) to provide scholarships to the SimGHOSTS 2019 USA Event being held July 30th through August 2nd at the Simulation Teaching and Research (STAR) Center at Florida International University, Miami.

Pocket Nurse ( is the world's leading supplier of medical supplies for education and simulation and a proud supporter of those operating medical simulation labs. For the sixth year in a row, Pocket Nurse is continuing its sponsorship of the SimGHOSTS symposium by providing two $1,500 scholarships to individuals/institutions in need. These scholarships are designed to support participation in the development and advancement of those operating medical simulation labs.

To apply for the 2019 Pocket Nurse Scholarship click here 

Last year's Pocket Nurse Scholarship winners were:

Shellie Kirby has been a full-time volunteer Simulation Technician in the Simulation Lab at UCHealth in Colorado Springs, Colorado since September 2018. Shellie assists with setting up and running simulations, SP education, video recording and editing, and is starting to train other volunteer simulation technologists. Shellie loves to be able to contribute to the hospital and her community and has demonstrated a keen interest in pursuing paid employment in a simulation technology role. She hopes that the training and networking at SimGHOSTS USA will help her to advance her skills so that she can help to train other volunteers at the UCHealth Simulation program.

Leyouget Abebe Taye is the Clinical Simulation Center Director at St. Paul's Hospital Millennium Medical College (SPHMMC) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. SPHMMC is one of the largest medical schools in Ethiopia and has recently completed a renovation to provide a space for simulation-based clinical skills training for their nursing and medical education programs. Leyouget hopes to meet fellow simulation professionals and vendors at SimGHOSTS USA, and to update her knowledge on industry innovations and simulation program practices. 

 Start preparing your application now to be eligible for the 2019 Pocket Nurse Scholarship!



About the Sponsor

For 25 years, Pocket Nurse has been a leading provider of medical supplies for education and simulation.

Since its founding, Pocket Nurse has developed world-class customer service and clinical expertise to provide customers the peace of mind that comes only from working with a nurse-owned-and-operated company.

Today, Pocket Nurse offers more than 5,000 products worldwide and is the market leader in custom student health totes and simulated medications for education with Demo Dose.

Visit the Pocket Nurse website today to learn more about this Nurse owned and operated company!