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iSIM Research Course

December 5-6, 2016 at the Gorden Center for Research in Medical Education

Purpose of Course: This program is designed to provide participants with practical research skills that will enable them to become informed consumers of simulation education literature, effective collaborators in simulation education research, and carry out research studies. At a minimum, each participant will be able to carry out evaluations of simulation programs and/or centers.

Target Audience: The program is open to all who are interested in improving their educational research skills and is targeted at those with a background in healthcare education with relatively less experience in conducting educational research.

Course Description: This two-day highly interactive course is designed as an introduction to quantitative and qualitative research skills related to measurement and evaluation in simulation education. The daily formats very and include simulation scenario lectures, small and large group discussions, case studies, and practical exercises with feedback. It emphasized active participation to maximize the acquisition of simulation research skills. Please contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) if you are interested in attending or would like additional information.

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