JCCC Annual Healthcare Conference

Jon Batenhorst (KCRSA BOD Member) and Traci Jackson (KCRSA Member) representing Johnson County EMS at the JCCC Annual Healthcare Conference

The Kansas City Regional Simulation Alliance (KCRSA) seeks to leverage the simulation learning community to accomplish together what we cannot do alone. Jointly we will work to foster growth in simulation education by

  • Connecting people and facilities
  • Sharing best practices
  • Preparing educators and technologists

“KCRSA partners with the KC Art Institute and KC Public Schools to Distribute COVID-19 Educational Coloring Books to Area Schools”

Coloring Book Pre-K - 3rd



Coloring Books

To get both books
click here

Presented by KCRSA 

Coloring Book 4th- 8th

KCRSAs coloring book project was featured in a KMBC Channel 9 News Story in March 2021.

President Kathy Carver is featured in the news story.
“Coloring book helps children understand the COVID-19 pandemic”.


Strengthen Your Simulation Expertise at the 15th Annual Kansas City Healthcare Simulation Conference

Simulation in Healthcare Education: Going Beyond Boundaries

  • Friday, Sep. 22, 2023
  • Regnier Center, Johnson County Community College

Explore the latest in patient outcomes alongside simulation scholars from across the globe. Take part in hands-on workshops promoting learning and observation led by esteemed experts.

Featuring keynotes from internationally recognized specialists at the Israel Center for Medical Simulation and the Mayo Clinic.

Back this Year! Call for Abstracts!

More information forthcoming on the conference website soon!
The deadline for abstract submission is May 31st.
Notification of acceptance will be on June 31st.

Academic Healthcare Educators, Simulation Practitioners, and Simulation Staff are encouraged to attend this innovative consortium.

Register for 


Hosted by:
Johnson County Community College
University of Kansas
Kansas City Regional Simulation Alliance


Please join us for the KCRSA Research Roundtable

2024 Save the Dates





Time: 4 pm-5 pm

KCRSA Research Committee is hosting a series of research or simulation curriculum roundtables this year for those involved in simulation research to share scholarly projects they are working on for feedback and idea/ resource sharing. Members can attend to learn about local simulation research, provide members feedback on their projects, and connect with others. You can also present your project- email us to inquire about presenting.

To register to join us for the KCRSA Research Roundtable series- RSVP here so we can provide you details on joining us in person or virtually.

 Register Now

  • What? Research roundtables for those involved in simulation research or education to share scholarly projects or curricula they are working on for feedback and idea/ resource sharing.
  • When? REGISTER NOW FOR JAN 10th, 2024
  • Where? VIRTUAL, A virtual meeting link will be provided upon registration.
  • Who? We invite members to present and participate in the research roundtables.  All are welcome!

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ZLOG: January 2021


Through the connections and networking that resulted from my projects with JCCC, especially the Office of Foreign Studies and through them with Uganda, I met Steven Youngblood, the journalist who is a professor at Park and is Director of their program of “Peace Journalism.”  I was especially interested in their projects…

Support your professional development by joining this new and growing field of education.

Available Positions or Volunteer Opportunities

KCRSA will accept information about:
  • Jobs
  • Educational exploration: Internships, Mentors
  • Volunteers for a simulation event; moulage, confederate, SP role
  • Equipment sharing or specialized set-up

Review Jobs / Opportunities

KCRSA is open to communicating Simulation Career Employment, Educational or Volunteer opportunities for our healthcare simulation community.

Email kcrsimulationalliance@gmail.com with a request and link to the organization or event.

Information will be posted for 8 weeks or until the event date.

Information on the Jobs Page

  • Date posted
  • Type of Request
  • Position title/event
  • Link or contact

Sign Up and become a member. Support your professional development, share resources, and build the Kansas City simulation community.