Patrick Rodia

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Patrick Rodia is a simulation technician in the Center for Simulation, Advanced Education and Innovation at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. 

Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Additional Training

Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI), Certificate in research ethics, compliance, and professional development, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), Certificate in Quality & Safety, Boston, MA

Titles and Academic Titles

Simulation Technician

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Simulation technologies
Virtual reality
Pre-hospital BLS


Posters and Presentations


Saggio J, Reid D, Hamburger M, Rodia P. Utilizing simulation to ensure adequate education for staff providing care to patients undergoing treatment with I-131 MIBG. Poster to be presented at: 43rd Annual Conference and Exhibit- Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses; September 5-7, 2019; San Jose, CA.

Traynor D, Lydon A, Hickerson K, Rodia P, Nishisaki A. Simulation with Evaluation: A Pilot Study in Nursing Orientation. Poster presented at: 2nd Annual CHOP Interprofessional Education Symposium 2019; January 23, 2019; Philadelphia, PA.