Feedback and Debriefing in Simulation-Based Education: From Principles to Practice

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 08:00to12:00
Steinberg Centre for Simulation and Interactive Learning, 3575 Parc Avenue, Suite 5640, Montreal, QC, H2X 3P9, CA
Free course offered to McGill University faculty members

Target audience: Novice instructors or those with limited formal training in simulation-based education

This workshop is designed for teaching faculty who are involved (or will be involved) as instructors in simulation-based learning activities. This practical workshop will provide participants with a brief overview of the relevant educational background, followed by opportunities to practice debriefing skills with experienced educators in a safe learning environment. Participants will be able to incorporate skills they learn in this workshop immediately into their teaching sessions, working to optimize the learning of their students.

At the end of this session, the participant will be able to:

  • Outline principles of effective debriefing sessions for simulation-based education
  • Apply a framework to debriefing in the simulation context​


This course is eligible for three (3) Continuing Medical Education credits.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL.  If you would like to be added to the waiting list, please fill in the form below and we will contact you if a spot becomes available.

If you have any questions regarding the registration process, please email us at medsimcentre [at] mcgill.ca (subject: Feedback%20and%20Debriefing%20in%20Simulation-Based%20Education%3A%20From%20Principles%20to%20Practice)

Places are limited. In order to guarantee your attendance at this workshop, you will be asked to provide a brief letter of support from your Division Director or Supervisor/Manager. If your circumstances change and you are not able to attend, please notify us by August 29th so that we may allow another individual to participate.

For more information regarding course content, please send an email to farhan.bhanji [at] mcgill.ca (subject: Simulation%20Debriefing%20Workshop%20) (Dr. Farhan Bhanji).

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