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Clinical Simulation Diploma

Lebanese American University Clinical Simulation Center, Byblos Campus

Clinical Simulation Diploma in collaboration with The National Health Education and Training in Simulation Program - Monash University, Australia


This innovative program is designed to meet the requirements of a range of health professionals who wish to develop specialist knowledge, skills and understanding of simulation as a modality for teaching and supporting learning and assessment.

Participants will benefit from the use of an interprofessional setting, the ‘state of the art’ LAU-Clinical Simulation Center with input from expert academic and clinical staff.


Participants who complete the course will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the learning theories that underpin simulation learning and teaching.
  • Design, implement and evaluate the effective simulation-based educational program in a specific health professional context.


The Diploma is presented as 3 modules using a blended approach with online and face-to-face learning at the LAU - Clinical Simulation Center

  • Teaching and learning the simulation in the clinical context.
  • Applied simulation in health profession education.
  • Use of simulation-based education for assessment.


Five credits or 75 hours


Doctor in Medicine, Doctor of   Pharmacy, Master of Science in Nursing.

English proficiency requirements as per

Registration deadline: Friday January 20, 2017

International Faculty

  • Debra Nestel, PhD FAcadMEd CHSE-A. Professor of Surgical Education, Department of Surgery, Melbourne Medical School, Professor of Simulation Education in Healthcare, Monash Institute for Health & Clinical Education, Course Director, Graduate Programs in Surgical Education, University of Melbourne, Director, The NHET-Sim Program 
  • Guillaume Alinier, PhD, MPhys, PgCert, SFHEA. Hamad Medical Corporation Ambulance Service, Doha, Qatar School of Health & Emergency Professions, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, UK
  • Jacques Boulet, PhD. Vice President Research and Data Resources Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates


  • Vanda Abi Raad, MD, MHPE, CHSE, School Of Medicine, Lebanese American University, 


Lebanese American University Clinical Simulation Center, Byblos Campus


February 4, 2017
March 27, 2017
April 20-22, 2017
June 8-10, 2017


3,000 USD


Ms. Lama Naim
01 200800. Ext. 5830