Special Issue "Simulation in Pharmacy Education"


A special issue of Pharmacy (ISSN 2226-4787).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (20 December 2013)

Special Issue Editor

Guest Editor
Dr. Amy L. Seybert

BS, PharmD, FASHP, FCCP, Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy, 727 Salk Hall, 3501 Terrace St., Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Website: http://www.pharmacy.pitt.edu/directory/profile.lasso?Page=117&Type=Faculty
Interests: simulation; human patient simulation; pharmacy education; teaching and learning; patient safety; cardiovascular pharmacotherapy

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

The use of simulation is advancing rapidly throughout pharmacy education.  The literature available within healthcare education, notably pharmacy training programs, is clearly documenting the effective use of this unique learning methodology to advance knowledge, clinical performance, communication, critical thinking, and problem solving skills in pharmacy graduates. This special issue will be dedicated to the growth of simulation education within pharmacy and the future horizons for continuing to advance education in order to produce high-level clinical pharmacists worldwide.

Dr. Amy L. Seybert
Guest Editor


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  • simulation
  • pharmacy
  • critical thinking
  • problem solving
  • human patient simulation
  • assessment
  • active learning

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Pharmacy 2014, 2(1), 50-64; doi:10.3390/pharmacy2010050
Received: 12 December 2013 / Revised: 7 January 2014 / Accepted: 26 January 2014 / Published: 10 February 2014
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Last update: 18 June 2013

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