PediSTARS Annual Conference: SIMULUS




SIMULUS is the Annual Conference conducted by PediSTARS aimed at promoting use of simulation in Pediatric health care. This annual meeting sees attendance of Pediatricians, Neonatologists and simulation experts across the country. This annual conference focusses on one particular area of use of simulation and brings experts from both medical and non medical field to one platform to cross fertilize ideas and come up with innovative solutions for betterment of sick children. The First meeting was held in Hyderabad on 12th September 2014. This was the first major event in India focusing on introducing the concepts of simulation based education and how to integrate it into regular training in Pediatrics. The faculty included eight world’s best experts in Pediatric simulation from USA, UK and New Zealand and 5 local simulation practitioners. The event was attended by over 120 simulation enthusiasts across the country which mainly included lead Pediatric intensivists from all 4 zones of the country, Emergency physicians, aviation expert, PALS and PFCCS national coordinators and nurses and nursing students of various institutions.

PediSTARS invites you to participate in the 4th Annual National Conference-SIMULUS 4 which will be held from 27th February to 3rd March 2019 at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi. This conference is a joint meeting of PediSTARS, IPSS and INSPIRE organised by the Department of Pediatrics, AIIMS.


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Past Conferences

Simulus 1

PediSTARS India and Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad hosted India’s first National conference, SIMULUS on 12th September, 2014 and 2 days Training the Trainers workshop on September 13-14, 2014 at Hyderabad, India. This was the first major event in India focussing on introducing the concepts of simulation based education and how to integrate it into regular training in Pediatrics. The faculty included eight world’s best experts in Pediatric simulation from USA, UKand NewZealand and 5 local simulation practitioners.!.


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Simulus 2

The 2nd Annual conference of PediSTARS was conducted at Rainbow Children's Hospital Bangalore on 6th March 2016.
This meeting discussed about the role of Simulation in the field of resuscitation. It saw the attendance of many international and National experts with attendance of more than 100 delegates. This conference honoured Dr.Vinay Nadkarni from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Dr.Sunit Singhi, Ex- Head of the Department of Pediatrics and EMRI (Dr.Ramana Rao) with PediSTARS excellence awards for their immense contribution in the field of resuscitation..

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