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SP-Trainer Listserv

SP-Trainer Listserv Guidelines (35K PDF)

Listserv topics include: case-sharing, training techniques, questions about programs, discussion of research, reports on meetings and conferences, new trainer questions, personal introductions and biographies, interest group formation, SP-education related job postings, and more.


The Society for Simulation in Healthcare is a broad-based, multi-disciplinary, multi-specialty, international society that represents the growing number of educators and researchers who utilize a variety of simulation techniques for education, testing and research in Healthcare.

Association of Standardized Patient Educators (ASPE)

The University of Washington SP Program belongs to the Association of Standardized Patient Educators (ASPE), the professional organization for the field of SP Education.

ASPE is the international organization for professionals in the field of SP methodology. ASPE is dedicated to:

Standardized/Simulated Patients in Medical Education (67K MSWord)

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