The International Pediatric Simulation Society (IPSS) was founded in 2008 by 11 multi-national pediatric medical practitioners. Their goal was to promote multi-disciplinary simulation in all healthcare subspecialties that treat infants and children. IPSS is dedicated entirely to pediatric, perinatal, and associated health care providers and organizations utilizing simulation-based education to improve care and safety for children.
Our membership contributes to a global voice supporting continued research, training and implementation of simulation-based pediatric care.
The IPSS community is a global multi-professional community spanning over 30 countries. Physicians, Nurses, Advanced Practice Provider, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Allied Healthcare Professional, Educator, Psychologist, Researcher, Simulation Specialists/Technician, Fellows, Residents, Respiratory Therapists, Medical Students and anyone involved or interested in pediatric simulation are all welcome to join IPSS.
To inspire, grow and lead the global Pediatric Simulation community.
The best healthcare for children and families.
The IPSS Board of Directors has set a vision for the future where IPSS is a sustainable and diverse, globally sought-after authority and community of change that provides invaluable resources, education, collaboration and inspiration to everyone in the field of pediatric simulation.
To accomplish this, the Board determined 5 mega goals where IPSS will: