SimPOW is a loose alliance of healthcare simulation professionals in the tri-state area (western Pennsylvania, northwestern West Virginia, and eastern Ohio). We offer free membership, which includes an open invitation to any of our lunch conferences. See the News and Events page for more information.


The February SimPOW meeting is Saturday February 8, 2020 at Carlow College.

The April SimPOW meeting will be Saturday April 18, 2020, at Duquesne University.

If you would like to volunteer to host a SimPOW meeting, please email communications@pocketnurse.com.


SimPOW offers simulation professionals the opportunity to discuss best practices and pain points in free, seasonal sessions and online forums.

News and Events

December was HUGE

We had so many attendees at the December SimPOW meeting, we had to take the group photo in the Pocket Nurse Distribution Center!


Sign up for SimPOW by contacting Dana Bargerstock at bargerstockd@rmu.edu. Request access to the SimPOW WhatsAPP to receive meeting notifications and discussions on your cell phone.