Intentional Simulation Center – October Course

Jointly Provided By

Intentional Simulation Center Management: Tactics for Sustainability Course

March 27-29, 2019
Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation (CAMLS)
124 South Franklin Street
Tampa, FL 33602


This innovative 3-day course presented by USF Health, OSF Healthcare System, CAMLS and Jump Simulation will focus on:

  • Enhancing advanced operations; strategic planning and prioritization; funding sources
  • Developing a value demonstration framework and research infrastructure; needs and financial analysis
  • Sharpening effective leadership practices; negotiations; stakeholder engagement
  • Strengthening marketing and communications; internal and external branding; social media

Preliminary Agenda

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

7:30 AM – 4:15 PM Session Topics to Include:

  • Reflections on Sim Leadership
  • Organization Needs Analysis
  • Prioritization of Education & Programs
  • Financial Analysis
  • Defining Value

Thursday, March 28, 2019

8:00 AM – 4:00 PM Session Topics to Include:

  • Marketing
  • Social Media Integration and Management
  • Negotiations
  • Stakeholder Engagement & Consensus Building
  • Funding Sources

Friday, March 29, 2019

8:00 AM – 1:00 PM Session Topics to Include:

  • Research Enterprise & Research Agenda
  • Strategic Planning
  • Effective Leadership

Target Audience:


Individuals interested in and responsible for simulation operations outcomes and sustainability


Overall Learning Objectives:


Upon completion of the course, the participant should be able to:

  • Reflect on opportunities for leadership in their simulation center
  • Implement the tactics for sustainability of their simulation programming

ACGME and IOM Competencies to be addressed:


  • Systems-based Practice
  • Interpersonal and Communication Skills
  • Professionalism
  • Work in Interdisciplinary Teams

Activity Director:


Haru Okuda, MD, FACEP, FSSH
Executive Director
Executive Director, USF Health IPE Simulation Programing
Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
USF Morsani College of Medicine
Tampa, FL




Physicians: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through a joint providership of USF Health, OSF Healthcare Systems, Jump Simulation and CAMLS.  USF Health is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education to physicians.

USF Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 19.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses: USF Health is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

A maximum of 19.20 contact hours may be earned by learners who successfully complete this continuing nursing education activity.

Physician Assistants:  AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME. Physician Assistants who participate will receive a certificate of completion commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Advanced Practice Nurses:  AANPCP accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME. Nurse Practitioners who participate will receive a certificate of completion commensurate with the extent of their participation.




USF Health adheres to ACCME Standards regarding commercial support of continuing medical education. It is the policy of USF Health that the faculty and planning committee disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity, that relevant conflict(s) of interest are resolved and also that speakers will disclose any unlabeled/unapproved use of drug(s) or device(s) during their presentation. Detailed disclosure will be made in the course syllabus.




There are no prerequisites for this course.


Commercial Support:


There is no commercial support for this activity.




The information provided at this CME/CE activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical/clinical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.


Registration Fees:


$1,995.00 per person.

Registration includes course meals, program materials and certificate of completion.


Refund and Cancellation Policy:


Cancellations must be requested in writing via fax to 813-224-7864 or email to, and received by March 1, 2019 in order to receive a refund.  A $50.00 cancellation fee will be assessed to cover administrative costs. There are no refunds for no-shows or for cancellations received after March 1, 2019. Substitutions are welcome without penalty.




Register here.


  1. Pay by Credit Card Online: A payment confirmation will be emailed to the participant.
  2. Pay by Check: After registering online, a payment voucher with instructions will be emailed to the participant.  Registration will not be confirmed until payment is received.

Please Note: Payment will not be accepted onsite.




There is not a group room block held for this course. For hotel recommendations close to CAMLS, please visit Downtown Tampa Hotels


Equal Opportunity and ADA:


USF is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Institution


For Questions, Concerns and Feedback:


Please contact the activity coordinator listed below, or contact


Educational Coordinator:


The Educational Coordinator for this activity is Martha Alexander;