About the Speaker​


Ms Kirrian STEER

Director of Training, 

SimGHOSTS, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA;


Simulation Coordinator and Education Coordinator,

Department of Rural Health, 

University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 

Kirrian Steer has dual roles as Simulation Coordinator and Education Coordinator at the University of Melbourne in the Department of Rural Health. Kirrian’s simulation career began at La Trobe University, where she saw an opportunity to combine her three key areas of interest – healthcare, education and technology. During her time at La Trobe University, Kirrian developed scenarios for, and provided technical and operational advice to the four campuses of the La Trobe Rural Health School. 

Additionally, Kirrian managed the Hume Simulation Alliance project, and worked with colleagues to establish and run a successful Simulated Patient programme. She also played a key role in the development of the simulation resource portal, SimED.​ In her current role, Kirrian supports the experiential learning needs of nursing and allied health students undertaking rural health placements, and continues to support the Hume Simulation Alliance by providing simulation resources and operational support to public hospitals in the Hume region of Victoria, Australia.

Speaker's Sessions:

Date: 2​ November 201​7 (Thu)  | Time: 1000 - 1130 LocationAcademia, Level 2, PSL2

There's an App For That! Performance-Boosting Apps

Date2​ November 201​7 (Thu)  | Time: 1600 - 1730 LocationAcademia, Level 2, L2-S2

Teaching Others to Use and Troubleshoot Technology​

Date: 3​ November 201​7 (Fri)  | Time: 1500 - 1630 LocationAcademia, Level 2, L2-T2

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