Victoria Brazil, MBBS, FACEM, MBA Director of Simulation, Gold Coast Health Service & Bond University Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine
Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Gold Coast Health Service & Bond University Faculty of Health Sciences and MedicineVictoria Brazil is an emergency physician and medical educator. She is a Professor of Emergency Medicine and Director of Simulation at the Gold Coast Health Service, and at Bond University's Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine. Victoria’s main interests are in connecting education with patient care - through translational simulation for healthcare, and in developing high performing teams. She leads the Bond Translational Simulation Collaborative. Victoria is an enthusiast in the social media and #FOAMed world (@SocraticEM). She is co-producer of Simulcast and she hosts the Harvard Macy Institute podcast. She also serves as a faculty member with the Harvard Macy Institute. Follow Victoria at @SocraticEM or look her up at drvictoriabrazil.com.
Adam Cheng, MD Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, University of Calgary
Scientist, Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute
Director, KidSIM-ASPIRE Research Program Faculty of Medicine, University of CalgaryAdam Cheng is a Professor at the Departments of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine at the University of Calgary in Calgary, Canada. As a scientist and researcher at the Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute, he oversees a program of simulation-based research focused on improving outcomes from cardiac arrest. He co-founded the INSPIRE network, an international research simulation collaborative with over 250 institutions that has fostered the global dissemination of simulation-based research. He has served on the Board of Directors of both the Society for Simulation in Healthcare and the International Pediatric Simulation Society. He has provided leadership for various international simulation conferences and delivered lectures and workshops at conferences around the world. Dr. Cheng conducts research with interests in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and debriefing and has led numerous multicenter simulation-based research trials. He has edited several textbooks and authored various American Heart Association Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation guidelines and scientific statements.
Kate Morse, PhD, MSN, RN, ACNP-Ret Assistant Dean, College of Nursing & Health Professions, Drexel University
Adjunct Faculty, Center for Medical SimulationDr. Morse obtained her BSN from the University of Calgary, Alberta; her MSN as a clinical nurse specialist in critical care from San Diego State University; her Post-master’s certificate as an Adult Nurse Practitioner from California State University, Long Beach and her PhD from Villanova University. She is a retired Adult and Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. She is a past Jonas Scholar and National League of Nursing Sim Leader. She served as the VP of Membership for INASCL (International Nursing Association in Simulation and Clinical Learning) 2016 – 2018. Dr. Morse held the positions of Assistant and Associate Director of Center for Educational Leadership and International Programs Medical Simulation in Boston 2015 – 2019. Dr. Morse is currently the Assistant Dean for Experiential Learning and Innovation in the College of Nursing and Health Professions at Drexel University and adjunct faculty for the Center for Medical Simulation. Her current interests include creating psychological safety for faculty and learners, developing skills for speaking up and feedback in healthcare simulation and creating cultural change through simulation.
6th Annual Symposium for Hot Topics in Simulation Education