The research committee will endeavor to foster a culture of scholarship among the Alliance members, to promote the application of evidenced based practice to simulated learning environments in health professional education.

Research committee meetings

The VSA Research Committee endeavors to meet on a regular basis.

Any members interested in participating please contact the Chair Research Committee.

Grants & funding opportunities

Adequate funding is essential to starting up and implementing simulation research projects. We aim to provide you with further information and contacts as funding opportunities arise.

Articles of interest

If members have found any useful articles we welcome members to share with their peers. Forward your reference in APA format to the Chair Research Committee.

Scholarly activities

We encourage members to share their latest scholarly activities with their peers. Forward a 150 word abstract summary to the Chair Research Committee.


VSA Research Policy


The VSA Research Policy has been developed to provide guidance for members wishing to have access to the VSA Membership Network for research purposes.

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Chair Research Committee - Ms Monica Peddle

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