Scholarly Activity


Scholarly Activity in the Children's of Alabama Pediatric Simulation Center allows students with ANY future career goals to:scholarly
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  • Join current ongoing research projects
  • Initiate research in area of interest
  • Author papers, posters and abstracts
  • Enhance clinical knowledge
  • Practice and improve technical skills
  • Maintain a flexible schedule that allows ample study time


Find or create a project of interest and be assured of faculty and staff support and encouragement in completing your work and getting it published—all in a highly stimulating environment.

Opportunities are available throughout the year.  Medical students should know that Blocks 1 and 6 fill quickly. If you are interested in scheduling scholarly activity, contact Dawn Taylor Peterson, PhD at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Click here to download our Scholarly Activity Flyer.

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