Have you heard about the Master Program at Drexel Med for Healthcare Simulation? Recently Program Director Sharon Griswold-Theodorson, MD, MPH, FAAEM provided a webinar to help prospective students learn about the numerous benefits available from the MS program in Healthcare Simulation. This short 15 minute webinar is available by visiting the Drexel Med MS in Healthcare Simulation page and clicking “webinar”. No downloads are required to watch this free short webinar!
MS in Healthcare Simulation Program Highlights
The Master of Science in Medical and Healthcare Simulation (MSMS) program is a unique, part-time, two-year program that is the first of its kind to offer advanced training in simulation teaching, curriculum design, and the fundamentals of simulation research in an interprofessional setting. Administered by the Division of Simulation, this degree program will prepare healthcare professions to further their academic career in healthcare simulation via quality, effective, simulation-based medical education, research, management, leadership and teamwork skills.
- Our students
The innovative instructional approach consists of a blended curriculum of online coursework combined with three on-campus week-long immersive simulation practicums.
Is Healthcare Simulation for You?
The Drexel Med goal is to provide a scientific and educational foundation that prepares graduate-level students for transition into an enduring, productive educational and research-oriented career in simulation. This program is intended for individuals with prior training and/or experience in healthcare to provide a much broader foundation of education in simulation-based medical education (SBME) than currently exists in one format anywhere else locally, nationally or globally.
Applicants to the Medical and Healthcare Simulation program include students who may be the following:
- Resident and fellow physicians
- Physician assistants, nurses, and nurse practitioners
- Attending physicians
- Individuals already employed in health sciences industry
- Individuals looking to transition into a new career
What Simulation Skills Will You Learn?
While completing your Master of Science in Medical and Healthcare Simulation, you will learn several skills to help you in your career.
Through this program you will be able to:
- Use simulation as a training and educational tool for others
- Empower others to transfer what they’ve learned through training scenarios to the workplace to improve services and increase patient safety
- Evaluate the effectiveness of your teaching in simulation
- Behave and communicate more effectively as part of a team, particularly in a crisis