Conferences, Health Professional Education

Everyday Ethics Simulation: Practicing Difficult Conversations

Due to the recent developments and health safety precautions surrounding COVID-19, this event has been cancelled.

Please check back for the rescheduled date.

This 1.5 day course, presented by the Simulation Program and Clinical Ethics Department, will provide interactive practice of difficult conversations in the adult, pediatric, and neonatal health care setting, with a focus on providing practical tips and opportunities for coached practice.


1. Learners will gain knowledge around specific evidence-based language to use during difficult conversations in various settings using the ethics principles as a conceptual framework.
2. Learners will practice having difficult conversation.
3. Learners will receive real time feedback from a coach as well as a standardized patient.

Event Date and Time

July 23, 2020 8 a.m. – July 24, 2020 1 p.m.


Michael and Judith Wright Family Pediatric Simulation Center, Children's Minnesota
2525 Chicago Avenue South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404