The University of San Francisco: School of Nursing

Magic in Teaching Conference 2012

"20/20 Vision: Nursing Education for 2020!"

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 -
Friday, November 16, 2012

South San Francisco Convention Center
South San Francisco, CA
The California Simulation Alliance, CINHC, and the University of San Francisco are once again teaming up to bring you the Magic in Teaching conference. Our annual conference attracts between 200 and 300 nursing faculty, hospital educators, simulation educators, nurse managers, and directors. The theme of this year is: 20/20 Vision: Nursing Education for 2020!

Participants will have opportunities to:

  • Explore the future vision for nursing clinical education
  • Advance clinical practice and patient care outcomes through effective clinical education strategies
  • Expand clinical education incorporating varied practice settings and emerging nursing roles
  • Adopt simulation methods and technology to strengthen clinical education effectiveness and enhance patient safety
  • Identify innovative strategies to integrate Interprofessional Education (IPE) in nursing curricula


Pre-conference (sponsored by CSA): Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Option 1:

Becky Damazo: "Moulage and More"
Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Class is limited to 20 guests. Fee is $160 for non-CSA subscribers (includes supplies)

Option 2:

Laerdal Medical, Inc.: "Technology Workshop"
Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Separate registration required: $100

Confirmed Speakers


Beverly Malone PhD, RN, FAAN
Keynote Speaker
"Innovative Clinical Education Models Evolve to Advance Nursing Practice"

Bailey, Louise_   Louise Bailey, MEd, RN
"California's Nursing Initiatives Aligned with National Council State Board of Nursing"
bauman_eric   Eric Bauman PhD, RN
"Game-Based Teaching and Learning for Clinical Education"

  Judith Karshmer PhD, RN, PMHCNS, BC
"'Blinded Vision' for Nursing 2020"
/uploadedImages/Destinations/nursing/events/Magic_in_Teaching/Jones(3).jpg   Deloras Jones MS, RN
"Nursing Education's Future: Changing Priorities"
waxman_kt   KT Waxman DNP, MBA, RN, CNL, CENP
"Creating a Statewide Simulation Alliance: Meeting the Stakeholder Needs to Facilitate Safe Patient Care"
  • Call for Abstracts: CLOSED

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Holiday Inn San Francisco International Airport
275 South Airport Blvd
San Francisco, California
United States 94080
(650) 464-8606 or 1-800-HOLIDAY

Group Code: MTS (special $139 room rate)

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Please contact Gail Baumgarten, Conference Coordinator,, (925) 838-2227 for more information on this event or to be on the mailing list.

Magic in Teaching Planning Committee

KT Waxman DNP MBA, RN, CNL, CENP, Program Chair
Bob Patterson MS, RN, Administrative Director
Deloras Jones, MS, RN, Advisor, CINHC
Judy Karshmer, PhD, RN, PMHCNS, BC, Advisor, USF
Carolyn Orlowski MS, RN, Abstract Chairperson, CINHC
Ida Danzey DNP RN, CNE, Poster Chairperson
Mary Kate Wood, USF

USF DNP Students:
Barbara Durham MS, RN, Abstract co-chairperson
Christine Delucas MPH, RN, CNAA


Gail Baumgartern, Registration
Ernesto Hernandez, USF
Tianda McKoy, CINHC
Laine Snowman, CINHC
Christina Tai, USF
Ashley Waxman BS, MS(c), Communications Specialist
Pat Zollman, Hotel Liaison