GAMER Presentations

GAMER Collaborative Presentations

Please contact us if you are interested in having members of our group present for faculty development sessions. A general handout for workshops for serious games including game design resources is maintained at the bottom of this page.


IAMSE webinar series Not Just Fun and Games: Game-based learning in Health Professions Education.

  • January 26 at 12 pm EST – Michael Cosimini and Sarah Edwards present Card and Board Games for Health Professionals Education

  • February 2 at 12 pm EST – Teresa Chan, Eric Gantwerker, and Satid Thammasitboon present Foresight, Insight and the Quest to Transform Learning through Game-Based Learning

International Congress on Academic Medicine

  • April 17th 2023. 8am EST. Serious games for health professionals educators.

Workshop handout

Cite as: GAMER collaborative. Serious games for medical educators workshop handout. Accessed online: [insert date]



  • Chan T, Cosimini M, Collins J, Edwards S, Fadial T, Francis E, Mui P, Watsjold B. Serious Games for Medical Educators. Innovations In Medical Education. Feb 17-18 2022. - Handout

  • Chan T, Cosimini M, Edwards S, Fadial T, Gantwerker E, Mui P. Games, Gamification, & Serious Games for Health Professions Educators. MacMaster Program for Faculty Development. MacMaster University. September 2nd. 2021. Video link


  • Cosimini M. Lessons from a QR code augmented card game to teach pediatric antibiotic use. APA E-learning SIG and Medical Student Education - Hot Topics Webinar. 9/14/2022

  • Cosimini M, Chan T, Watsjold B, Mui P. Bored to Board Games: The Evolution of Serious Tabletop Games for Medical Education: Bradley Tabletop Games Symposium. Bradley University and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. May 22, 2021. Video Link

  • Cosimini M -An Educational Card Game Augmented With Quick Response (QR) Codes. Innovations in Medical Education Online Conference. Feb 18 - 19, 2021

  • Cosimini M - Pearls and Pitfalls from Developing A Serious Tabletop Game. Game Level Learn Con 2. Los Angeles CA, 2020.