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Immersion in Simulation

August 9-10, 2017
Drexel University Center City Campus
Philadelphia, PA

This program will provide the essential information a nurse educator would need to incorporate simulation in a curriculum or a clinical setting. Simulation techniques for both the Human Patient Simulator and Standardized Patients will be presented. Debriefing techniques and moulage are also included.Immersion in Simulation

Registered Nurses, Academic Nurse Educators, Education Specialists, and Staff Development Educators.


  • Simulation Using the Human Patient Simulator
  • Human Patient Simulator Experience & Feedback
  • Simulation Using Standardized Patients
  • Best Practices in Guided Reflection in Simulation
  • Standardized Patient Case Development
  • Evaluation of Simulation Experiences
  • Human Patient Simulator Case Development
  • The Art & Science of Moulage in Simulation
  • Standardized Patient Experience & Feedback
  • Introduction of Simulation in the Academic or Clinical Setting

8:00 a.m. – 6:45 p.m. both days



Every professional who does simulation in any way, shape, or form needs to take this course.”
- anonymous

This experience has been exceptional. The dynamic, interactive exercises have left me with new insight and a more realistic perspective on my role as a nursing educator.”
- anonymous

Excellent conference. Rich in information and hands-on practical experience.”
- anonymous


$495.00 Tuition Includes:

  • Comprehensive Program Book with all handouts.
  • Tote bag
  • Continental Breakfast &Refreshment Breaks
  • Contact Hour Certificate
  • Copy of the book “Human Simulation in Nursing & Health Professions” L. Wilson & L. Rockstraw, Springer Publishers 2012

Hotel and Travel Info

This course will be held at Drexel in Center City Philadelphia, NOT on Drexel's main campus

Three  Parkway Building, 1601 Cherry Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102

Discounted Hotel Rates - Drexel University has discounted rates with hotels in Philadelphia. Please visit our list of Hotels with Drexel University Discount Rates. Please note: discount rates based on availability.

Map of Preferred Hotels of Drexel University

Hotels with Drexel Discounted Rate within walking Distance

Sheraton Downtown – 0.2 miles/3 minutes
Windsor Suites – 0.3 miles/7 minutes
Hampton Inn – 0.3 miles/6 minutes
Home2 Suites – 0.5 miles/10 minutes
Sonesta - 0.6 miles/13 minutes
Loews Hotel – 0.6 miles/13 minutes
Union League -0.6 miles/12 minutes
Club Quarters -0.6 miles/ 13 minutes

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Directions to Drexel's Center City Campus


To enable the nurse to demonstrate simulation techniques in order to incorporate simulation activities in the academic and clinical settings

Overall program objective:
Discuss an overview of simulation techniques, debriefing techniques, and moulage techniques.

Contact hours:
17.75 Continuing Nursing Education contact hours will be provided.
You must attend the entire program to receive credit.

Drexel University (DREXEL) College of Nursing and Health Professions, Division of Continuing Nursing Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

DREXEL also has provider status with California BRN: Provider #CEP13661.

Disclosure statement:
All planners and presenters at nursing continuing education activities are required to disclose to the audience any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services.  Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials.

Commercial support:
No commercial support was received for this program.

Unrestricted Educational Grant:
No unrestricted educational grant was received for this program.


Dates Location Register
August 9-10, 2017 Drexel University, CNHP - Center City Campus Online Mail-In
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