The affordable hands-on training event for those individuals and institutions using healthcare simulation technology will be celebrating its 7th year with events in the United States and around the world. More details on international events now available below!
Join hundreds of Simulation Champions from around the world at our annual international hands-on training events! The “Gathering of Healthcare Simulation Technology Specialists” which will be operating its seventh year as a US-based non-profit 501(c)3 organization based out of Las Vegas, Nevada.
The 2017 SimGHOSTS events will provide a meeting place for you to exchange ideas and network with technical peers as well as receive specialized training in:
Manikin hardware repair and software programming
Audiovisual equipment debugging
IT networking and infrastructures
Team communication & leadership techniques
And much more.
You will also have opportunities to meet with simulation-based vendors to engage with the latest in healthcare education technology.
Use the links to the left to learn more about the events we are hosting or click below:
Asia-Pacific "S3" Event The SingHealth Duke-NUS
Institute of Medical Simulation
Singapore Pre-Symposium: October 31st, 2017 Symposium: November 1st-3rd, 2017
SimGHOSTS at SESAM Paris Centre Universitaire des Saints-Pères June 14th - 16th, 2017 Early-Bird Registration (discount for SimGHOSTS track only) ends April 31st
United States WakeMed Center for Innovative Learning
Raleigh, North Carolina Pre-Symposium: August 1st, 2017 Symposium: August 2nd-4th, 2017
Middle East & Australia (Announcement Coming Soon)
Who Should Attend SimGHOSTS Events?
Anyone responsible for the technical operation of a medical simulation lab including full-time or part-time Sim Techs, or clinical educators tasked with operating the day-to-day of simulation spaces. As well, anyone evaluating medical-simulation based technology should strongly consider attending as most major industry vendors are encouraged to attend.
Other meetings are better suited for clinical educators specifically looking to learn how to teach with medical simulation.
*New Thought* Administrators of simulation programs should also consider sending their institution's AV and IT related staff members who are responsible for supporting the simulation program. In our most recent events, staff from AV and IT departments outside of the healthcare simulation program found immense benefit from participating in SimGHOSTS to better understand the needs of their institution's simulation program!
SimGHOSTS events provide hands-on training workshops, special pre-symposium courses and podium presentations in:
Manikin Programming & Hardware Repair
A/V System Design, Integration and Consolidation
IT Networking & Debugging
Trauma & Suturing Moulage Makeup
Video Production & Editing Techniques
Team Communication & Leadership
Medical Pharmacology for Scenarios
Career Development & Staff Management
Much much more!
Check out the recaps from our previous events to see what SimGHOSTS is all about!