Fellowship

The Interprofessional Simulation Fellowship at USF Health CAMLS

 

Introduction:

 

The USF Health Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation (CAMLS) is excited to announce The Interprofessional Simulation Fellowship at USF Health CAMLS. The fellowship is designed to create the next generation of leaders in healthcare education, who have the experience necessary to lead multi-disciplinary simulation centers, drive innovation in experiential learning, and research best practices in simulation-based education. Positioned in the heart of downtown Tampa, USF Health CAMLS is one of the world’s largest freestanding simulation centers and is uniquely positioned to provide the fellow broad exposure to a variety of learners, simulation modalities, large-scale organizational operations, and educational interventions to advance interprofessional education and improve patient safety. Our goal is to inspire and create the next generation of healthcare educators, leaders, and researchers in simulation.

 

Curricular Overview:

 

  • This is a one-year, non-ACGME accredited fellowship in medical simulation.
  • We are accepting applications for one position per year.
  •  A consensus curriculum serves as the foundation for the fellow’s experience; additional educational objectives based on the fellow’s specific areas of interest will be emphasized as well.
  • The fellow will collaborate with the USF Health CAMLS faculty and staff on educational initiatives, curriculum development, debriefing, research, and operations.
  • The fellow will be required to design, write, and present a longitudinal research, quality initiative project, or educational scholarly project to be published and/or presented at a national conference.

Clinical Overview:

 

  • At this time, we are accepting board-eligible and board-certified emergency physicians.
  • The fellow will be a member of the clinical faculty with the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine based at Tampa General Hospital.
  • The fellow will be required to work 8 shifts per month in the emergency department.
  • Moonlighting is permitted.

Faculty:

 

Ryan McKenna, DO, FACEP
Fellowship Director, The Interprofessional Simulation Fellowship at USF Health CAMLS
Director of Simulation, Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine
ryanmckenna@health.usf.edu

 

 

Luis Llerena, MD, FACS, CHSE
Medical Director, USF Health CAMLS
Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine

 

 

 

Nikki McClean DBA, MSN, RN, CHSE-A
Director of Simulation Education, USF Health CAMLS

 

 

 

 

Andre Nelson, CHSOS
Simulation Operations Specialist, USF Health CAMLS

 

 

 

 

Haru Okuda, MD, FACEP FSSH
Executive Director, USF Health CAMLS
Executive Director, USF Health IPE Simulation Programing
Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine