TEACHING WITH STANDARDIZED PATIENTS - Feedback and Debriefing in Simulation-Based Education: From Principles to Practice

Monday, October 15, 2018 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, residents and fellows

Target audience: Novice instructors or those with limited simulation-based training using standardized patients

This workshop is designed for McGill 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 workshop is an Accredited Simulation Activity (Section 3) and is eligible for 10.5 Continuing Medical Education credits.


If you have any questions regarding the registration process, please email us at medsimcentre [at] mcgill.ca

Places are limited. In order to guarantee your attendance at this workshop, you will be asked to provide a brief email or letter of support from your Division Director or Supervisor/Manager after you have registered. If your circumstances change and you are not able to attend, please notify us by October 1 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 (Dr. Farhan Bhanji).

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