Professional Practice Collaboratory at IAHS

Monday to Friday (see below)
Campus code
1400 Main Street W
Hamilton Ontario
interior of institute for applied health sciences at mcmaster

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

Hours of Operation

Monday to Thursday: 8:00am to 6:30pm
Friday: 8:00am to 4:00pm

Practice Lab 7

Practice Lab 7 - IAHS

  • In the IAHS Library
  • The opening hours are the same as the Library hours

There will also be an opportunity for students to book space through barbara.chessum [at] (Barb), either independently or in groups based on availability.

Drop-In Hours and Locations - March 2020

PPC Student Drop-In Hours and Locations - March 2020 (downloads document)

Professional Practice Collaboratory Staff

Simulation Centre Support Officer
Barb Chessum Room 214 (905) 575-1212 ext. 6294

Contact for:

  • Booking rooms and simulation sessions
  • Daily operation of the simulation centre
  • Equipment and supplies inventory and ordering
  • All queries and general questions
Jennifer Wright Room 205J 905-575-1212 ext. 7911 Jennifer.wright12 [at]
Alex Korna Room 205J 905-575-1212 ext. 6746 Alex.korna [at]
Vishal Pathareddy Room 205J 905-575-1212 ext. 6747 Gaytish.pathareddy-appanah [at]
Aleta Andrew Room 205J 905-575-1212 ext. 6037 aleta.andrew [at]
Renny Wheable Room 205J 905-575-1212 ext. 3036 renny.wheable [at]

Contact for:

  • Skills practice 
  • Nursing simulations using high fidelity mannequins 
  • Resource to students and faculty



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