IPSS Virtual Meeting Recap- Tuesday, April 28
IPSS held its annual business meeting and transfer of leadership as planned on Tuesday, April 28 except that the entire meeting was held online instead of in person. Over 130 people attended to hear an update on the society’s accomplishments, financial strength and future plans. 2019 IPSS president, Toby Everett, officially passed leadership to Lydia Lofton, IPSS’ first non-MD president.
The online event featured a panel of experts who work across the simulation spectrum discussing the creative changes they have made in the past weeks due to COVID-19 and the long-term changes the pandemic will have on simulation.
IPSS President, Tobias Everett, celebrated the many accomplishments of 2019-2020 and welcomed our new executive committee and board members. Lydia Lofton, President-elect, shared her vision for the year to come.
The Year Ahead…
- Lead development and use of adaptive mechanisms for education in post-COVID state
- Build and sustain our IPSS community while we are apart
- Strategy to ensure IPSS leadership reflects its membership, which is multi-professional and international
- Continue work to improve diversity in membership
Toby Everett, MD
IPSS Past President
We thank our supporters and look forward to seeing their latest products in person at IPSSW in October.