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Conversations about Healthcare Simulation, Patient Safety, Education and Organizational Change (Part 3)
Weekly Webinars: Connecting and Learning with CMS

Duration Duration: 58 Minutes 18 Seconds
Free Open Access Materials > Debriefing, Faculty Development, Healthcare Simulation, Webinars On-Demand

Recorded: October 14, 2020

Center for Medical Simulation (CMS) faculty are often asked to share their perspectives on a variety of topics. These informal discussions often take place during meal breaks during courses or in the hallways at conferences. These questions often lead to interesting discussions and sharing of resources.

Questions and comments for this informal question and answer session were submitted prior to the webinar and live during the webinar.



Demian Szyld

Demian Szyld, MD, EdM
Senior Director, Faculty Development Program
Center for Medical Simulation
Boston, Massachusetts

Dr. Szyld is an Emergency Medicine physician at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) and a Lecturer at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Szyld was the first Simulation and Education Fellow at the STRATUS Simulation Center at BWH and is actively involved in the Society for Simulation in Healthcare and has chaired the Formal Training Affinity Group, led the Affiliations Committee and served as an Accreditation Site Reviewer and completed a term on the Board of Directors (2016-2019).


Ann Mullen

Ann Mullen, RN, MSN, CHSE
Program Manager
Center for Medical Simulation, Boston, Massachusetts
Foundation for Healthcare Simulation Safety

Ann has over 30 years of experience in critical care nursing and staff education. Prior to joining CMS, Ann was the Program Manager of the Shipley Medical Simulation Center at Newton-Wellesley Hospital where she was responsible for program planning, faculty training and ongoing faculty development. Her interests include faculty development, debriefing and simulation safety.


Mary Fey

Mary Fey, PhD, RN, CHSE-A, ANEF
Senior Director, Teaching and Learning
Center for Medical Simulation, Boston, Massachusetts

Dr. Fey has has been working in the field of clinical simulation since 2007 and has been responsible for developing clinical simulation programs, integrating simulation into nursing curricula, and designing simulation labs. She has completed both qualitative and quantitative studies on debriefing and provides faculty development to interprofessional groups of simulation educators.


Chris Roussin

Chris Roussin, PhD
Senior Director, Education Leadership and International Programs
Center for Medical Simulation, Boston, Massachusetts

Dr. Roussin is an innovator in simulation program and faculty development, devising new ways to use simulation to build relationships, quality, safety and meaning in healthcare work. He has significant experience creating strong partnerships in complex healthcare organizations to build sustainable and culture-changing programs based in experiential learning and positive communication, collaboration and feedback approaches.


Henrique Pierotti Arantes, MD, PhD

Henrique Pierotti Arantes, MD, PhD
Medical Course Coordinator
IMEPAC Centro Universitário, Araguari, MG, Brazil

Dr. Arantes is a physician and coordinator of the Master Education Institute President Antônio Carlos (IMEPAC) medical course. He completed residencies in Clinical Medicine and Endocrinology which inspired his desire to teach. He went on to complete a master’s and doctoral degree from UNIFESP and then he continued to specialize in Educational Health Processes with Emphasis on Constructivist Educational Technologies by the Syrian-Lebanese Institute of Teaching and Research (2017). He has national certification by the Brazilian College of Radiology and the Certified Clinical Densitometrist by the International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD) in Bon Densitometry. In 2019-2020, he was the coordinator of the Department of Bone Densitometry in Management at ABRASSO. He was selected as a representative of the ISCD in Latin America in May 2020.