During her Safar fellowship, Dr. Hamilton received a master’s degree in medical education from the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine and she focuses her departmental work on education and the role of simulation in post-graduate medical education. She was the chief pediatric adviser for the beta-testing of SimBaby, Laerdal, at WISER and she is a facilitator for several pediatric simulation courses, including orientation courses for pediatric critical care nurses and fellows. Other simulation initiatives include pediatric difficult airway and pediatric procedural sedation courses. Other interests include crisis team training for pediatrics and the organization of hospital crisis response.
Mindy and her husband Chip enjoy golf, visiting her home in Wyoming, and their golden retriever, Bentley.