ASPE 2015 Howard S. Barrows invited speaker, Pamela Andreatta: The essential role of simulated/standardized patients in simulation-based clinical education
from By Kris Slawinski, Pritzker School of Medicine, U of Chicago
In her plenary address at ASPE 2015 in Denver, current Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH) president Pamela Andreatta discussed how technological advances are broadening the possibilities within the "synthetic environments [in which we] prepare and assess performance in healthcare," and how technology is increasingly bringing virtual patients and manikins to new levels of fidelity.
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