UW SON Simulation Center


October 22, 2022

WSAC award to the SoN SIM Center for equipment upgrades

The Washington Student Achievement Council has awarded $285,000 to the University of Washington School of Nursing toward upgrading our video capture and debriefing system used in nursing simulation. The 2022 Washington State supplemental operating budget provided funding to WSAC for a grant pool dedicated to nursing programs to purchase or upgrade simulation laboratory equipment. This funding…

February 10, 2021

UW Health Science Students Are Trained to Help with Local Mass Vaccination Efforts

Read all about it in The Daily.

February 5, 2021

Vaccination Boot Camp Hosted by UW SoN Simulation Center

The Simulation Center organized and hosted a 4 day vaccination boot camp to train students from UW Health Sciences programs. Over 230 people were trained, including medical students, nursing students, dental students and dental faculty. See the King 5 news story featuring our own Director of Simulation, Jocelyn Ludlow. Click here for King 5 News…

January 27, 2021

Simulation Center in the news!

In addition to continuing to support student learning both virtually and safely in person, the UW School of Nursing Simulation Center is joining the fight against COVID-19! The Simulation Center has been hosting Vaccination Boot Camps to train UW Health Sciences students to safely administer the COVID-19 vaccine, so they can become part of the…

September 12, 2020

Healthcare Simulation Week 2020!

Healthcare Simulation Week, September 14-20, 2020 Healthcare Simulation Week is sponsored by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare, and it celebrates professionals who use simulation to improve the safety, effectiveness,and efficiency of healthcare delivery and patient outcomes.  Simulation in healthcare encompasses a broad range of modalities including manikins on which students learn surgical procedures and childbirth,…

October 24, 2018

Return to the Simulation Center!

With careful planning and coordination, the UW SoN simulation center team brought students back on campus for skills training in a safe setting. Read more here!