Professional Practice Collaboratory at IAHS

Professional Practice Collaboratory at IAHS

Monday to Friday (see below)
Campus code
1400 Main Street W
Hamilton Ontario
Professional Practice Collaboratory Lab

Welcome to the Mohawk-McMaster Institute for Applied Health Sciences
Professional Practice Collaboratory (PPC)

The Professional Practice Collaboratory is located on the second level of the Mohawk-McMaster Institute for Applied Health Sciences in Room 205. It houses high fidelity simulation laboratory, clinical practice laboratory; an activity of daily living apartment; and a comprehensive selection of clinical skills equipment which are available for student or faculty use. The PPC is an area where you may access human resources, practice clinical skills and order supplies for demonstrations, presentations and individual study.

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Colours of blue for uniforms for the Practical Nursing Program

Procedure for Practicing Lab Skills in the PPC

Inquiries can be sent to simulation [at]



Day Time
Tuesday 10.00-14.00
Wednesday 10.00-14.00
Thursday 10.00-14.00
Friday 10.00-14.00

Please sign in upon arrival using the QR code displayed. Visit the PPC office (205j) if you require additional equipment.

Professional Practice Collaboratory Staff

Director, Simulation, Business Development and Inter-professional Learning
Theresa Merwin
Email: Theresa.Merwin [at]
Phone: 905-575-1212 ext. 3558
Location: Room 213

Simulation Centre Support Officer
Barb Chessum
Phone: 905-575-1212 ext. 6294
Location: Room 214

Simulation Lab Technologist
Email: simulation [at]
Location: Room 205

Simulation Design Technologist
Vishal Pathareddy-Appanah
Email: simulation [at]
Phone: 905-575-1212 ext. 6747
Location: Room 205

Contact Barb for:

  • Booking rooms and simulation sessions
  • Daily operation of the simulation centre
  • Equipment and supplies inventory and ordering
  • All queries and general questions



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