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Classes & Events

West Penn Hospital Childbirth Comprehensive One Day
Saturday, April 26th, 2014
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wise Woman Wellness Day
Saturday, April 26th, 2014
9:30 am - 2:00 pm
9th Annual AVH Destination Wellness Health Fair
Saturday, April 26th, 2014
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
9th Annual AVH Destination Wellness Health Fair
Saturday, April 26th, 2014
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Highmark® BCBS Medicare Solutions Seminar
Tuesday, April 29th, 2014
11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Education

STEMM Academy

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Fox Chapel High School

This is a one-day seminar designed for high school juniors and seniors who are enrolled in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine (STEMM) program. This course introduces students to simulation training and its role in medical education. Students receive a tour of the STAR Center, listen to simulation experts, watch videos, and participate in small-group learning sessions. These educational sessions cover the following five topics: Mock Resuscitation Demonstration, Simulation Technology, Airway Management Lab, Patient Communications, and Mannequin Technology.

Upon completion of this course, the students will understand the capabilities and limitations of simulation and how it can be used to train medical students and professionals. 

Learning Objective

  • Understand the capabilities and limitations of simulation education
  • Understand the debriefing process

Expected Outcomes

  • Articulate the strengths and weaknesses of simulation education
  • Explain why debriefing is necessary
  • Describe what constitutes effective simulation exercises

Audience

  • High school juniors and seniors who are enrolled in the STEMM program

 

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