Simulation enthusiasts from across New England gathered for the much-anticipated New England Regional SIM Summit on October 27, 2023 at Fairfield University in Fairfield, CT. This was the third SIM Summit of 2023 and brought a dynamic fusion of educational sessions, networking opportunities, and pure fun to the state of Connecticut. It brought together simulationists, educators, and healthcare professionals who are passionate about advancing healthcare simulation technology and methodologies.
The heart of the summit was undoubtedly the thought-provoking educational sessions. These sessions spanned a wide array of topics, providing valuable insights and updates on the latest trends and best practices in healthcare simulation. Participants got to hear from industry expert, Amy Cowperthwait CEO, RN, MSN, CNS, CHSE-A, on topics such as Psychological Safety and Debriefing with a Standardized Patient.
The New England Regional SIM Summit’s educational sessions offer a dynamic and interactive environment where attendees can share experiences, gain insights, and foster collaborations. It is an event that not only advances the field of simulation-based education but also strengthens the connections within the community of educators and professionals dedicated to improving healthcare through innovative learning methods.
The SIM Summit paved the way for extensive networking opportunities, encouraging the establishment of relationships among like-minded individuals deeply committed to healthcare simulation and education. These connections frequently pave the way for future partnerships and the sharing of best practices.