SimLEARN Program Manager Appointed
Paula Molloy, PhD., was recently selected as Program Manager for the Veterans Health Administration National SimLEARN Center in Orlando, Florida. In this role she will serve as a member of the SimLEARN Center leadership team, with responsibility for center operations, strategic planning and policy development. Dr. Molloy joins SimLEARN from the VA Learning University (VALU), where she was a member of the VALU leadership team as the Director for Learning Infrastructure, with responsibility for the advancement of the VA Learning Management System and other VA enterprise learning technologies.
Dr. Molloy has worked in the academic, non-profit and Federal sectors, and brings over two decades of project and program management experience to her new position. In addition, she is a seasoned adult educator, conversant with the range of simulation-based medical education best practices and technologies. A member of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare, the American Society for Training and Development, and the Project Management Institute, she earned a Ph.D. and A.M. in Anthropology from Harvard University and a B.A. in Anthropology from the University of Arizona.