The December SimPOW meeting examined ways to advance healthcare and medical simulation. Speakers included Pocket Nurse CEO and President Anthony Battaglia, MS, RN, and John O’Donnell, CRNA, MSN, DrPH. O’Donnell was awarded the 2017 Nurse Educator of the Year by Pittsburgh Magazine.
Anthony’s subject was “More than educators: Identifying opportunities to advance simulation and yourself.” He told stories as a former nurse and an entrepresnuer about learning to develop new simulation resources for educational advancement.
John spoke on “The Simulation Explosion,” presenting the top literature, best practices, and latest innovations in simulation. He then lead the open discussion on program and simulation evaluation.
The meeting took place at the Pocket Nurse facilities in Monaca, PA. Please view the video below to see the talks.
The next SimPOW meeting is Saturday, February 24th, at Franciscan University in Steubenville, OH. Stay tuned for details!
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