Mary D. Patterson
Mary Patterson MD, MEd is a pediatric emergency medicine physician and the Associate Dean of Experiential Learning and the Lou Oberndorf Professor of Healthcare Technology at the University of Florida where she directs the Center For Experiential Learning and Simulation. She is past- president of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare and has served on the BOD for the Society of Simulation in Healthcare and the International Pediatric Simulation Society. She was inducted as a Fellow of SSH in 2018. in simulation, team performance and patient safety and publishes in the areas of patient safety, team performance, and human factors. Dr. Patterson has also been active as a liaison between the simulation community and the Resilience Engineering community and has advocated for the use of simulation to understand Work as Done in Healthcare.