Carine Layat Burn

PhD Director of Basic Training, Nursing Department, He-ARC University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland

CarineCarine completed her PhD in intercultural communication and simulation from the University of Geneva, Switzerland. She has over ten years of experience working with simulated/standardized patients (SPs) in medical education and other health professional education. Carine is the director of the Unit of Educational Innovation with responsibility for simulation based-education. Her research projects focus on SP methodology for interprofessional education and feedback. She is a member of committees of the Association of Standardised Patient Educators (ASPE) and she is part of the board of the new Swiss Association for Simulation in Healthcare (SASH).