Sim Wars

Competitive simulation, affectionately referred to as ‘Sim Wars’, is featuring increaslingly at EM education meetings and conferences.

It basically involves two-teams, ‘blinded’ to each others performance. who manage a simulated case and are judged by a panel or audience.

See some examples of Sim Wars below.

Read more about Sim Wars at:

Life in the Fast Lane Sim Wars Oz-Style

Okuda Y, Godwin A, Westenbarger R, Shen B. “Sim Wars”: A New Edge to Academic Residency Competitions. Academic Emergency Medicine 16:S275-276 2009.

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