• Executive Director of Simulation, College Of Nursing
  • Associate Professor (Clinical), College Of Nursing

Research Summary

I am most interested in pediatric research including using simulation as a methodolgy and pediatric respiratory issues. I am also interested in educational research in both simulation and pediatric clinical.


  • MSNEd, School of Nursing, Westminster College
  • DNP Organizational Leadership, College of Nursing, University of Utah. Project: Using Simulation Methodology to Teach De-escalation Techniques and Behavioral Emergency Response


Madeline Lassche teaches primarily in pediatrics and is considered an expert on pediatric respiratory and cardiovascular issues. Madeline also has expertise in writing simulation scenarios for the University of Utah, College of Nursing and Elsevier publishing. She has presented numerous times at national and international simulation conferences and is currently working with simulation experts accross Utah to establish the Utah Simulation Coalition.

Career Highlights

Simulation Faculty Facilitator/Development of Simulation Program

Young Alumni Award - University of Utah, College of Nursing

Master's Mentorship Award - University of Utah, College of Nursing

President of Sigma Theta Tau Gamma Rho Chapter

President of the Nursing Staff Representative Council at Primary Children's MC

President of the Utah Simulation Coalition