GW Simulation Conference 2019


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Gain the much-needed competencies for simulation educators teaching in hospital-based settings and advanced practice education. This year's practice-focused conference includes a panel of simulation leaders who will discuss the state of nurse practitioner (NP) education, use of simulation in nurse residency programs and the development of an NP simulation curriculum. 


Participants will be able to:        

  • Discuss and examine the value of simulation in hospital-based simulation.
  • Analyze current state of simulation in advanced practice education.
  • Identify research initiatives to justify increased use of simulation for the future of nursing education.

Come Hear The Simulation Giants

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Pamela Jeffries

Pamela R. Jeffries,  PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF, professor and dean of the George Washington University School of Nursing, is internationally known for her research and work in nursing and health care education. Throughout the academic community, she is well regarded for her scholarly contributions to the development of innovative teaching strategies, experiential learning techniques, new pedagogies and the delivery of content using technology.

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Suzan Kardong-Edgren

Suzan Kardong-Edgren,  PhD, RN, ANEF, CHSE, FSSH, FAAN, is an internationally known thought leader and sought-after speaker on simulation. Dr. Kardong-Edgren received the highest honor in nursing education for simulation from the National League for Nursing, the Debby Spunt Lectureship in 2010. She serves as a consultant to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing on the landmark National Simulation Study, one of the largest nursing education studies ever undertaken. She is also a co-investigator on the high-stakes testing project for the National League for Nursing.

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Carol Durham

Carol Durham, EdD, RN, ANEF, FAAN, is known as a leader in the fields of health care quality and safety, nursing education, interprofessional education, and medical simulation. Dr. Durham was inducted as a Fellow of the National League for Nursing Academy of Nursing Education in 2009 and inducted as a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing in 2013. Dr. Durham is a professor and director of the Education-Innovation-Simulation Learning Environment ( EISLE) for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing.


Group Discount

20% OFF for groups of 3 or more. Contact [email protected] to receive code.

Hotel Information

For our attendees' convenience, we have reserved a block of rooms at a discounted rate. Please be sure to book your stay by March 1, 2019 to take advantage of the rate.

Group Name: 2019 GW Simulation Conference

Discounted Group Rate: $139.00/night

Hotel: SpringHill Suites - Ashburn Dulles North

Start Date: 3/21/19 - 3/21/19

Deadline to book: 3/1/19


Contact Us

Any questions or inquiries about the conference should be sent to [email protected].