Wright State's Sherrill Smith Wins Advancement in Science Award

Sherrill Smith has been selected as the winner of the Nursing Education RIG - Advancement of Science Award to be presented at the 40th Annual Midwest Nursing Research Society Conference on March 19, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Dr. Sherry Farra and Dr. Sherrill Smith along with Dr. Eric Hodgson from Miami University were recognized with a Best of Show award at the 6th Annual Serious Games/Virtual Environments Arcade & Showcase during the 2016 International Meeting for Simulation in Healthcare at the San Diego Convention Center on  January 19, 2016. The title of their project was "Decontamination Training Delivered Using Virtual Reality"  and was selected by a the panel of judges based on innovation, the implementation of the technology and game elements, the vision for how the game/virtual environment can impact education in the health professions, and the presentation of the idea at the showcase.