Take the Simul8 Challenge to test skills, win prizes

Put your anesthesia knowledge to the test by competing with your peers in video games for daily prizes in the Simul8 Challenge, powered by Airway Ex.

The Simul8 Challenge, located in the Exhibit Hall, is for all ANESTHESIOLOGY 2019 attendees and is designed to increase skill and knowledge. Using smartphones and tablets, the games will focus on a wide variety of skills, including airway management, diagnostics, drug mechanism of action and proper dosing.

Daily prizes will be awarded, and the grand champion will be announced at 12:45 p.m. on Monday at the Case Challenge 3 booth in the Exhibit Hall (Level 2 West Hall A3-B2). The champion will receive the championship belt as well as $500.

Simul8 Challenges include:

Case Challenge 1: Merck AR Experience

Case Challenge 2: Merck AR Experience

Case Challenge 3: Prepared for the Unexpected

Case Challenge 4: Difficult Airway

Case Challenge 5: Epiglottitis

Case Challenge 6: Pediatric Intubations

Case Challenge 7: Vallecular Cyst

Case Challenge 8: Task Trainer: Soccer

Airway Ex is a free mobile app presenting rare and challenging airway management and anesthesia cases. More than 100,000 health care providers utilize Airway Ex to earn videogame CME credits, compete with colleagues and sharpen clinical skills directly from a smartphone. Download the Simul8 Challenge app for free on iOS and Android to explore cases.

Simul8 sponsors are Ambu, Medtronic, Merck, North American Partners in Anesthesia and U.S. Anesthesia Partners.

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