The Office of Interprofessional Simulation for Innovative Clinical Practice is a joint venture between UAB health schools and the UAB Health System. The primary role of the Office is to support and track Interprofessional and other UAB health system simulation experiences. Support services include facilitator development courses and simulation administrative, educational, and technical expertise.

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Simulation News

OIPS/UAB Clinical Simulation Highlighted in UAB Medicine Monday Mailing

OIPS TeamOffice of Interprofessional Simulation for Innovative Clinical Practice/UAB Clinical Simulation highlighted in UAB's Medicine Monday Mailing. Click here to read the full story.

International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare Highlights UAB Authors' Article as a Top 14 Article of Influence

imsh 2019Congratulations to Dawn Taylor Peterson, Michelle Brown, Nancy Wingo and Penni Watts for being included in the top 14 articles of influence. Read more for a listing of all articles of influence chosen by the team of reviewers.
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April Belle, RN, MSN, CCNS - Featured Member of INACSL

IMG 1922Congratulations to April Belle, RN, MSN, CCNS, who was selected as an International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation and Learning (INACSL) Featured Member. Featured Members are individuals who not only serve INACSL, but are advancing the science of healthcare simulation as a whole. INACSL celebrates these members because their work inspires us to foster creativity, excellence, leadership, and the knowledge to influence the agenda in simulation. INACSL Featured Members are revolutionizing healthcare through simulation. Click here to read the full interview.

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UAB Demonstrates Leadership in Simulation at International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare

IMSH 150UAB sent 29 faculty, staff, and students to the 19th Annual International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH) which was held in San Antonio, Texas from January 27 – January 30. Attendees came from the SON, SOM, SHP, OIPS, and the Pediatric Simulation Center at Children’s of Alabama. IMSH is sponsored by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH) which is the accrediting body for simulation centers around the globe. Read more ...