As the Simulation Education Specialist, Rowena collaborates with faculty from each school and facilitates bridging curriculum with simulation at the center. Rowena has received her BS in Biological Sciences from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and her Associates Degree in Applied Sciences from the College of Southern Nevada. She is a Certified Healthcare Simulation Operation Specialist (CHSOS) from the Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH). She has also worked as a laboratory technician and phlebotomist in hospitals and clinical laboratories around the Las Vegas area. She has recently obtained her Master’s Degree in Higher Education and hopes to use this to assist in faculty development and Simulation Education at the center.