This SIMQ article interviews Lauren Mullen, the simulation lab director at James Madison University, about some of the common misconceptions surrounding the use of simulations and reviews best practices in simulation education.
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Course created on July 24, 2019
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- After this course, participants will be able to describe best practices in simulation education.
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Lauren Mullen, MSN, RN, CNE, CHSE
Lauren Mullen is the lab director for the School of Nursing at James Madison University (JMU). She received both her Bachelor's and Master's degree in Nursing from JMU and is both a Certified Healthcare Simulations Educator (CHSE) and Certified Nurse Educator (CNE).
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