Doors Open YYC gives visitors an opportunity to get an exclusive look at the KidSIM Simulation Centre at the Alberta Children’s Hospital! Centre staff will be on hand offering behind-the-scenes tours and broadcasting simulations showcasing the use of high-fidelity mannequins and state-of-the-art technology. Visitors will also have the opportunity to have hands on experience with the mannequins, practice medical techniques and observe some of the equipment that is similarly used in clinical settings throughout the Alberta Children’s Hospital.
Significance to Calgary
KidSIM delivers pediatric medical simulation training to families and ongoing professional development of providers in the pediatric health care community, including the Calgary area and rural and regional centres in Southern and Central Alberta, Southwestern Saskatchewan and Southeastern British Columbia. It is the largest pediatric simulation centre in Canada.