Our VISION is excellence in simulation education and research through networking.


Our MISSION is connecting nurse educators and allied health partners from across Canada and beyond to share knowledge, resources and expertise in areas of simulation education and research.

Our Core Values

Collaboration

We believe collaboration strengthens our reach and impact.

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Mentorship

We believe mentorship strengthens our membership.

Mentorship

We believe mentorship strengthens our membership.

Innovation

We believe innovation moves the art and science of simulation forward.

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Scholarship

We believe scholarly activities support educators and inspire new research.

Our Leadership

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Mentorship

We believe mentorship strengthens our membership.

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Marian Luctkar-Flude

RN, PhD, CCSNE, FCNEI

Director and Co-President

Dr. Luctkar-Flude (she/her) is an Associate Professor (she/Her) at Queen’s University School of Nursing with over 20 years experience as a nurse educator and over 15 years as a clinical simulation designer, educator and researcher. As a Co-Founder, Director and Co-President of CAN-Sim she oversees issues related to finance, research and communications.

Jane Tyerman

RN, PhD, CCSNE

Director and Co-President

Dr. Jane Tyerman (she/her) is an Associate Professor at the University of Ottawa School of Nursing with over 20 years experience as a nurse educator and over 15 years as a clinical simulation designer, educator and researcher. As a Co-Founder, Director and Co-President of CAN-Sim she oversees issues related to membership, and education.

Lillian Chumbley

MA, eLearning Specialist

Director


Lillian Chumbley (she/her) is an eLearning professional and instructional designer with 20 years in development and management of online learning programs. As a Co-Founder and Director of CAN-Sim she oversees issues related to technology, innovation, AODA and legal.

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Our Strategic Priorities

In alignment with our mission and vision, CAN-Sim has identified the following strategic priorities:

  • To support collaboration between nurse educators in simulation design and integration in the context of nursing and interdisciplinary teams.

  • To enhance expertise in evidence-based simulation teaching and learning through professional development and mentorship.

  • To enhance simulation-based learning through the sharing of scenarios and resources between members.

  • To implement strategies that promote the development, application, and dissemination of simulation research.

  • To support a continuum of research activities to assist and sustain research among nursing and related healthcare educators.

Our Endorsements

Can-Sim proudly endorses the following Standards, Guidelines and Competencies.

CASN: Practice Domain for Baccalaureate Nursing Education: Guidelines for Clinical Placements and Simulation

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International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation and Learning Standards of Best Practice: Simulation

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Society for Simulation
in Healthcare: Healthcare Simulation Dictionary

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Becoming a member provides a great opportunity to network and share resources with other nurse educators and allied health professionals using simulation across Canada and internationally.

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