Each day, all over the world, thousands of healthcare learners experience the power of simulation. BS-Beyond Simulation, explores the stories of the people behind these masterfully implemented simulations. Join Christine Park and Bob Kiser as they find out the REAL story of how these connoisseurs got into simulation and why they stayed! This is the "behind the music" podcast for the world of simulation.
Episode 21 - Capt Michael “MJ” Johnson, MA
Michael “MJ” Johnson is a Boeing 777 Captain, simulator instructor, and line check airman for FedEx Express in Memphis, TN. MJ is also a retired Lieutenant Colonel who was an aircraft commander and instructor pilot in the United States Air Force.
Episode 20 - Dr. Keith Littlewood, MD FASA FSSH
Dr. Keith Littlewood, MD FASA FSSH, is the Assistant Dean of Clinical Skills Education, Vice Chair of the Anesthesiology Department, Medical Director of the School of Medicine Simulation Center, and Director of the Clinical Performance Education Center at the University of Virginia Health Sciences System
Episode 19 - Dr. Dinesh Palipana, OAM
Dr. Dinesh Palipana, OAM, is an Australian doctor, lawyer, scientist and disability advocate. Dr. Palipana works in the emergency department at the Gold Coast University Hospital. He is a senior lecturer at the Griffith University and adjunct research fellow at the Menzies Health Institute of Queensland. He is a research fellow at the Jamieson Trauma Institute. Dr. Palipana is a researcher in spinal cord injury and doctor for the Gold Coast Titans physical disability rugby team. He is a senior advisor to the Disability Royal Commission and ambassador to the Human Rights Commission’s Include Ability program. Dr. Palipana was a 2021 International Day of People with Disability ambassador and 2021 Queensland Australian of the Year.
Episode 18 - Gayle Gliva-McConvey
Gayle Gliva-McConvey, one of the pioneers of Standardized Patient (SP) work, has integrated SP methodology into clinical skills assessments and trainings for over 46 years. Ms. Gliva-McConvey owns Gliva-McConvey & Associates.
Episode 17 - Dr. Jennifer Arnold, MD, MSc, FAAP
Jennifer Arnold, MD, MSc, FAAP is the Program Director at Boston Children's Hospital Simulator Program (SimPeds) and Attending Neonatologist in the Maternal Fetal Care Program
Episode 16 - Sabrina Koh, RN, CHSOS, CHSE-A
Sabrina Koh is the Campus Director at the Sengkang General Hospital (SKH), SingHealth Duke-NUS Institute of Medical Simulation