Calling all students: SIM-one Simulation Student contest

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Calling all students: SIM-one Simulation Student contest
June 12, 2013

Submission Deadline: October 15, 2013

ELIGIBLE: Any undergraduate or equivalent healthcare professional student in Ontario

The SIM-one Simulation Student Contest was created to highlight the experiences of Ontario healthcare students who have used simulation to further develop their professional roles.

The theme of the contest is: “How healthcare simulation transformed my learning”.

To apply for this contest, the participant must submit an essay or video that highlights how the participant used simulation to enhance their professional development. The essay must not exceed 2000 words; the video must not exceed 3 minutes. Emphasis is placed on uniqueness, quality, creativity and appropriateness to the theme. Applicants must be current students and reside in Ontario.

The recipient of the prize will receive the following:

  • A certificate
  • Acknowledgement and dissemination of work on SIM-one media and at the 2013 Ontario Simulation Exposition
  • Complimentary travel and accommodation to attend 2013 Ontario Simulation Exposition
  • An opportunity to speak of experience and work at the 2013 Ontario Simulation Exposition

For more information, please contact Edith Branco at [email protected].

About SIM-one

SIM-one—the Ontario Simulation Network—is a not-for-profit organization that connects the simulation community, facilities, resources and services across the Province of Ontario. SIM-one advocates for and advances simulated learning in health professions education for the benefit of patient care and patient safety. Fully supported by the Ministry of Health and Long-term Care (MOHLTC), SIM-one’s vision is to further position Ontario as the global leader in healthcare simulation.

For more information on SIM-one, including information on our news releases (republishing, distribution, etc.) please contact John Gilson at [email protected].ca.