Program

This is a preliminary program that is subject to change.

DAY 1 THURSDAY 16TH AUGUST

9.00am – 10.00am

Registration

10.00am – 12noon

VSA Welcome Address: A/Prof Debra Kiegaldie President VSA – Conference Convener

Northern Health Welcome Address: Dr Alison Dwyer, Chief Medical Officer

Plenary Speakers: 

Dr Cameron Knott

Tanya Edlington "View from the bed - life as a simulated participant"

12noon – 1.00pm

LUNCH

1.00pm – 2.30pm

Concurrent Session 1

SESSIONS

SESSION 1 THEME: INTERNATIONAL SIMULATION

Abstract 5 – Using simulation in Sierra Leone post Ebola implementing the first Infection Prevention and Control Policy, Kristy Murtagh

Abstract 14 – The Role of Simulation in Converting Surgical Trainers into Surgical Educators, Ramesh Nataraja

Abstract 15 – Application of Simulation in a Transition Economy Country, Damir Ljughar

Abstract 16 – Mud, Mozzies & Moulage: Simulation in a limited resource setting (Solomon Islands), Lynne Wanefalea

SESSION 2 THEME: TECHNOLOGY

Abstract 12 – Designing a New Audio Visual System for Simulation: What we learnt along the way, Ronen Vansover, Willow Franklin

Abstract 21 – Simulation Gamification: LIVE. DIE. REPEAT, Nancy Sadka

Abstract 22 – Work Pl>ys VR: Using Virtual Reality to provide immersive work experience, Bernadette O’Connor

Abstract 30 – Simulation space design for Nursing and Paramedic students: learning landscapes, Dr Karen Livesay

WORKSHOPS

WORKSHOP 1 (3.5 hours)

Moulage in healthcare simulation and medical terminology

Includes afternoon tea

Facilitators: Tom Hallahan & Tess Vawser.

WORKSHOP 2 (1.5 hours)

An Introduction to case studies, role-play and simulation in the health and community services

Facilitator: A/Prof Debra Kiegaldie

2.30pm – 3.00pm

AFTERNOON TEA

3.00pm – 4.30pm

Concurrent Session 2

SESSIONS

SESSION 3 THEME: COMMUNITY SIMULATION

Abstract 2 – Inter-disciplinary, in-situation and in community care, Dr Simon Wilson

Abstract 3 – Community Engagement through Simulation in the Rural Sector, Ms Marnie Connolly

Abstract 6 – Simulate. Innovate. Medicate. Quality training for age care workers, Tania Heywood

Abstract 10 – Sic Simulation – A cool solution for VCE VET Health in schools, Simone Best

Abstract 25 – Students learning through Interprofessional community-based workshops, Dr Karen Missen, Kayla Massaro, Lauren Honig

 

SESSION 4 THEME: HOSPITAL-BASED SIMULATION

Abstract 4 – 3D: Death Dying & Documentation, Darren O’Mullane

Abstract 20 – How to embed a simulation-based education program in a teaching hospital, Dr Rebecca A Szabo

Abstract 23 – Student’s experience of interprofessional simulation: communication and teamwork, Laurina Schmidt

Abstract 27 – ICU Evacuation Study, Rick McKay

Abstract 28 – Whole of Hospital Response to a Complex Emergency Case, Cynthia Li

 

WORKSHOPS

WORKSHOP 1 CONT…

Moulage in healthcare simulation and medical terminology

Facilitators: Tom Hallahan & Tess Vawser.

CONFERENCE SHOWCASE

Chair: Dale Linegar

Serious Games & Simulations for Training, Education & Awareness

Liam McGuire, Opaque Media Group

Creating Virtual Empathy – How VR Experiential Training can promote inclusiveness & awareness of Autism Spectrum Conditions, Vision Impairment and Dementia

Nathan Beattie, Virtualex

Using VR to view MRI scans

Dr. Gillian Vesty, RMIT

Accounting for Patient Mix Choices in Public Hospitals

Dr. Stefan Schutt, vPlay

vPlay - online digital roleplays to simulate patient and inter-professional interactions

Justin Dunlop, EMU Ambulance Victoria

Virtual Paramedic – a serious game for managing mass casualties

4.30pm – 5.30pm

Chair: A/Prof Stuart Marshall

My Journey in Simulation – A/Prof Debra Kiegaldie,  Prof Simon Cooper , A/Prof Stuart Marshall, TBA

5.30pm onwards

Networking Cocktail Reception

DAY 2 FRIDAY 17TH AUGUST

9.00am – 10.00am

Chair – A/Prof Debra Kiegaldie President VSA – Conference Convener

Plenary Speaker: A/Prof Stuart Marshall “Simulation: A force for change”

10.00am – 10.30am

MORNING TEA

10.30am – 12noon

Concurrent Session 3

SESSIONS

SESSION 5 THEME: MEDICAL SIMULATION

Abstract 1 – Simulation Based Education – a place in general practice training? Dr Simon Wilson

Abstract 11 – Using simulation to prepare the medical student to manage common clinical ward calls, Ms. Janine Alexander

Abstract 13 – The Development of a Novel Laprascopic Box-Trainer Simulation Model, Damir Ljughar

Abstract 24 – Proficiency based transition to live intraocular surgery, Dr. Jacqueloine Beltz

Abstract 26 – Virtual reality for teaching clinically oriented surgical anatomy of the ear, Sudanthi Wijewickrema

 

PLENARY SHOWCASE

Kenny Macleod – Hospital Evacuation Systems, TMN Simulation

Thijs Sondag – CURVE Tomorrow Using 360-degree videos and virtual reality for simulation training and psychological treatments; a case study about patients with dental fear.

A/Prof David Barnes – Monash Immersive Visualisation Platform, Monash University

WORKSHOPS

WORKSHOP 3

Simulation in mental health education: critical considerations for getting started.

Facilitator: Louise Alexander, Australian Catholic University

WORKSHOP 4

Abstract 18: The challenging debrief

Facilitators: Tess Vawser & Tom Hallahan, Epworth Healthcare

12noon – 1.00pm

LUNCH

1.00pm – 2.30pm

Concurrent Session 4

SESSIONS

SESSION 7: NURSING SIMULATION

Abstract 7 – Clinical judgement development; are final year nursing students prepared for clinical practice?, Samantha Dix

Abstract 8 – From Whoa to Go: Evolution of a Nursing Simulation Study Day, Catina Eyres

Abstract 9 – Ready, MET, Go: A Simulated Approach to Medical Emergency Team Training, Francesca Bold

Abstract 17 – Large group immersive simulation to prepare nursing students for work-based clinical learning: how to make it work, Sharon Bourke

Abstract 29 – Use of a an immersive VR learning experience in vocational and higher education, A/Prof Debra Kiegaldie

PLENARY SHOWCASE

1. Mr Ramesh Nataraja – Monash Children's Hospital & Monash University Department of Paediatrics

2. TBA

3. TBA

WORKSHOPS

WORKSHOP 5

Abstract 19: Fundamentals of running simulation programs: from planning to execution.

Facilitators: Tess Vawser & Tom Hallahan, Epworth Healthcare

WORKSHOP 6

TAG Team Patient Safety Simulation workshop: Enhancing patient safety by building students’ confidence and resilience.

Facilitator: A/Prof Stephen Guinea, Australian Catholic University

2.30pm – 3.00pm

AFTERNOON TEA

3.00pm – 4.00pm

Plenary Speakers

Dr Lauren Sanders – Stroke Neurologist St Vincent’s Hospital, The University of Melbourne

Professor Peter Lee – Melbourne School of Engineering, University of Melbourne

4.00pm – 4.30pm

Close of Conference

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