Simulation events, conferences, webinars and courses in Canada and beyond.

The Master Debriefer Course - Healthcare Edition

Thu, April 02 to Sun, April 05
Calgary, Canada

What Will I Learn?

The Master Debriefer Course provides the advanced content, strategies and tools necessary to transform debriefing conversations into vehicles of change within healthcare environments. This immersive 3.5-day course focuses on improving debriefing skills by weaving through several important elements of debriefing and feedback practice:

Learning Objectives

  • Creating and maintaining a safe environment for learning conversations.
  • Tailoring advanced debriefing techniques to...

Webinar: Preparing for COVID Via Simulation

Fri, April 03
ONLINE, Canada

Thank you to the leading simulationists from several hospitals in Canada who presented how they are using simulations to test their hospital's spaces, processes, protocols and care teams' readiness for coronavirus outbreaks. On this web discussion, hear about the approaches and scenarios they used, insights into running the exercises, and tips and strategies for other care agencies who would like to do this as well.

View the webinar recording >...


Virtual Simulation for the Classroom

Tue, May 12 to Wed, May 13
Toronto, Canada

George Brown College • Toronto, ON 

Bring learning to life in your classroom using Virtual Simulation!

Attend this two-day, hands-on Virtual Simulation workshop to learn a step-by-step process for creating realistic and engaging experiential learning opportunities using just a cell-phone camera and free, open access software.

Who should attend:

Educators from elementary...


Western Canadian Health Sciences Educators Conference (WCHSE)

Thu, May 14 to Fri, May 15
Kamloops, Canada

SAVE THE DATE: May 14-15, 2020

Thompson Rivers University is proud to host the next Western Canadian Health Sciences Educators conference - “Building Relationships: A Vision for Safer Care”.

Pre conference: May 13, 2020, “Enhancing human relationships in simulation-based education through working with Standardized Patients” presented by Dr. Cathy Smith.

Save the date and abstract submission information can be found...


2020 National Forum on Simulation for Quality & Safety

Fri, May 29
Halifax, Canada

Now in its 5th year, the Forum is a truly unique event that highlights applications of simulation, and evidence for its effectiveness, to advance patient safety and quality improvement efforts.

The primary audience for this conference is healthcare agency leadership and patient safety or quality improvement officers who wish to better understand how simulation-based approaches are meaningfully improving organizational reliability, culture, safety and care quality.

MEDBIQUITOUS 2020 - Annual Conference

Tue, June 09
New York, United States

Colloque simulation en santé

Wed, June 10 to Thu, June 11
Joliette, Canada

Le cahier programme pour la 2e édition du Colloque Sims est maintenant disponible : https://colloquesims.com/programmation​.

Quand la technologie nous permet...

  • D’assurer une formation de qualité du novice à l’expert.
  • De viser l’excellence en formation initiale quant à la formation continue.
  • De promouvoir la qualité des soins.
  • D’enrichir nos connaissances.
  • D’offrir un apprentissage interprofessionnel.

...il est temps d’innover en santé



2020 SIM Expo

Mon, October 19 to Tue, October 20
Toronto, Canada

After phenomenal conferences in Calgary and Montréal, the SIM Expo is returning to Toronto for 2020. Join our enthusiastic, passionate, collaborative and generous community for Canada's interprofessional simulation conference!

Keep an eye on the SIM Expo website for the call for abstract and other news, or subscribe to our newsletter to stay informed of updates.