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.!.
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..