International Fellowship in Medical Simulation

We’re accepting applications for a 1-year International Fellowship in Medical Simulation. To apply, please email your CV and cover letter to Valerie Dobiesz, MD, MPH.

STRATUS trains colleagues from around the world to become the best simulation educators they can be. Our tuition-based immersive programs range from six weeks to one year and meet the specific needs of the learner. Each program has a defined curriculum consisting of didactic, experiential and project-based elements. Graduates leave better prepared to meet the needs of their learners.

Fellows also attend the MGH Institute of Health Professions and earn a certificate of completion in Health Professions Education Certificate with a Concentration in Health Care Simulation.

Core Curriculum

The STRATUS International Fellowship in Medical Simulation has a broad focus that allows fellows to gain an understanding of the various components of simulation and medical education. Core topic areas include: adult learning theory, curriculum development, debriefing in simulation education, technical skills training, business models for simulation funding, simulation center design, center operations, formative and summative assessment and research in simulation. Fellows also have time to work with faculty on specific areas of interest.

Application Process

Applications for the fellowship will be accepted on a rolling basis until positions are filled.

Further Information

For application instructions, or to discuss aspects of the curriculum, please contact the STRATUS Center Administrator, Elaine Houle or International Fellowship Program Director, Valerie Dobiesz, MD, MPH.


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