Saturday, May 25 ● 12:00 – 16:00
Room: Convention Hall C1

Registration fee: $35 in advance or $50 at the door (credit card only).
The symposium will be followed by the Academic Symposium reception (16:00 – 17:00) and the Academic Section meeting (17:00 – 18:00).

From Competence to Excellence: Optimizing Emergency Care Through Education

Academic Section Representatives: Jeff Perry and Rob Woods

Panel 1: Harnessing the power of simulation for assessment: from theory to practice
Panel Leads: Andrew Hall and Tim Chaplin
Panelists: Rob Woods, Nicole Rocca, Tamara McColl, Kyla Caners, Andrew Petrosoniak, Carlyn Denton
Goals: To develop a set of recommendations or best practices for utilizing simulation for assessment.

Panel 2:  Got competence? Best practices and challenges in trainee progress decisions
Panel Leads: Tamara McColl and Warren Cheung
Panelists: Rob Woods, Jill McEwen, Sandy Dong, Catherine Patocka, Teresa Chan, Lynsey Martin
Goals: To develop a set of guidelines or best practices for trainee progress and promotions

Panel 3:  Learning analytics: Bridging the gap between education and emergency care
Panel Leads: Teresa Chan and Brent Thoma
Panelists: Rob Woods, Quinten Patterson, Alexandra Stefan, Andrew Hall, Daniel Ting, Stan Hamstra
Goals: To develop recommendations on linking educational outcomes and clinical practice.

Panel details will be provided closer to the conference.

Materials for previous symposia can be found here.