From Mrs. Chase to Meet the Sims: Simulation in Nursing Education, Research and Practice
Welcome & Greetings
Franklin A. Shaffer , EdD, RN, FAAN, President, Nursing Education Alumni Association, Teachers College Columbia University;.
Kathleen O’Connell, PhD, RN, FAAN, Isabel Maitland Stewart Chair and Professor of Nursing Education, Teachers College
Elaine LaMonica Rigolosi, EdD, RN, FAAN, Professor of Education and Chair, Department of Organization and Leadership, Teachers College
Keynote Address –Mr. SimMan needs a Nurse
Mary Anne Rizzolo, Ed.D., RN, ANEF, FAAN
Consultant, Professional Development
National League for Nursing
New York, NY
Dr. Rizzolo will be addressing the conference on current national initiatives in simulations. She will also address the use of simulations as a critical thinking tool and safety measures for staff and patients in all settings.
Posters/ Networking/Coffee GRACE DODGE ROOM
Jennifer Hayden, PhD, RN, FAAN
National Council of State Boards of Nursing
This presentation will describe the study being conducted by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) on the varying levels of simulation use in prelicensure nursing program. The study finding will provide evidence for State boards of Nurse as they decide the acceptable level of simulation use within their respective states.
Robert Kerner, Jr., JD, BS, RN, Ed.D. Candidate 5/12
Clinical Education Specialist
Patient Safety Institute
Lake Success, NY
Mr. Kerner is a member of the Institute and an item writer and member of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH) which is the national accreditation organization for Simulation. He has extensive experience in item writing for the SSH and patient safety. He will discuss the work of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH) in the establishment of standards and methods as they relate to Simulation and patient safety.
LUNCH and NEAA Award Presentations and Hall of Fame Induction
Dr. Lygia Lee Arcaro, PhD., RN, BC
Department of Veterans Affairs
SimLearn National Director, Nursing Programs
The Department of Veterans Affairs is the largest employer of Nurses. Dr. Arcaro’s presentation will focus on the state of the multidisciplinary Simulation projects in the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Dr. Kellie Bryant, PhD. RN
Professor, New York University College of Nursing
New York, NY
Dr. Bryant of NYU will discuss the Development of a simulation program to address the learning needs of faculty.
Gloria Donnelly, PhD, RN, FAAN, Dean
Dr. Donnelly is a well known leader in Nursing Education both regionally and nationally. Dr. Donnelly is a prolific writer and has had many grants. Under her guidance Drexel University has developed a large Sim Lab. Dr. Donnelly will discuss where we go from here.
Teachers College Nursing Education Alumni Association Annual Membership Meeting takes place immediately following the Stewart Conference
Presiding: Franklin A. Shaffer, EdD, RN, FAAN President