Center for Simulation and Research

  • Regional Simulation Conference

    The 2014 Regional Simulation Conference is Sept. 22-23 in Cincinnati.

    Join us for a conference that will target adult and pediatric multidisciplinary healthcare providers who are using or are interested in using simulation. We will provide a forum for the exchange of simulation strategies and innovations to enhance education, patient safety and quality improvement through plenary sessions, interactive workshops, research, expert panels, and podium presentations.

    What:  Cincinnati Children’s 2014 Regional Simulation Conference

    Topic: Creating New Directions in Simulation

    Where: Xavier University Cintas Center Schiff Conference & Banquet Center

    When: Sept. 22-23, 2014

    Keynote Speakers

    Jennifer Arnold, MD, medical director, Pediatric Simulation Center, Newborn Center, Texas Children’s Hospital

    Paul Phrampus, MD, director, Peter M. Winter Institute for Simulation, Education and Research (WISER), University of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine, 2013 president for the Society for Simulation in Healthcare


    Physicians: Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This activity has been approved to receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.

    Nurses: Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center (OH-046/9-1-15) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Contact hours will be awarded to nurses who attend the entire program and complete an evaluation. 


    Online registration for this conference is required.  Register here.

    Registration Fees

    Full Conference

    One Day

    Through May 31, 2014 $275 $195 
    June 1-July 31, 2014 $315 $220 
    Aug. 1, 2014, and later $345 $240 

    Conference registration will include an online syllabus, breakfast and lunch during the conference.

    Attendees who have an abstract accepted will receive a $50 discount on their registration. 

    Cancellation policy:  Registration fees will be fully refunded until Sept. 1, 2014.  After Sept. 1, 2014, 50 percent of fees will be refunded.


    A limited number of discounted guest rooms have been reserved at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Cincinnati, Ohio. Room rates for this conference are $149 per night for single or double occupancy rooms, $174 per night for triple occupancy rooms and $199 per night for quadruple occupancy rooms. To reserve a guest room, please visit this web page or call the Hyatt Regency at 888-421-1442 and mention the Cincinnati Children’s Simulation Conference. Reservations must be made by Aug. 31, 2014, to receive the discounted conference rate.

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  • Registration

    Online registration for the 2014 Regional Simulation Conference is required.  Register here.