University of South Florida

The University of South Florida’s Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation (CAMLS), located in downtown Tampa, is available to health professionals and students nationwide for simulation training. The Sheraton Sand Key, one of Florida’s premiere destinations, is proud to be an official hotel partner of CAMLS. Located in Clearwater Beach, FL, The Sheraton Sand Key offers you a relaxing alternative to the downtown hotel and a unique opportunity to unwind after your CAMLS training.

Escape the City and Play on our Island

Experience the best of both worlds – combine your certification with a vacation at the official beach destination partner of CAMLS, the Sheraton Sand Key. We are offering a special hotel rate to visiting health professionals to take advantage of the beautiful beaches of the Tampa Bay area. Relax on our 10 acres of private beach located adjacent to the Sand Key Park and preserve. Our tranquil environment offers the perfect atmosphere for unwinding after an intense week of training and certification. Why not bring the family or that special someone? Along with enjoying our pool and beach, water sports and local activities abound. For the family, a trip to Clearwater would not be complete without a visit to the Clearwater Marine Aquarium to see “Winter the Dolphin” – the star of the Warner Brothers movie “Dolphin Tale”.

The Perfect Retreat for Your Team

Our award-winning meeting planners and experienced staff are always ready and willing to accommodate any requests you may have. We offer incomparable meeting services with an exceptional twist, making your small meeting or executive retreat a memorable experience; this makes Sheraton Sand Key one of the leading meeting venues and hotel in the Tampa Bay area.

  • 8 Executive conference rooms, perfect for meetings up to 20 people
  • 15 Executive suites, ideal for event hospitality suites
  • Professional audio/visual team, to accommodate all your technical needs
  • Catering and meeting coordination services
  • Wireless Internet available throughout hotel
  • Several onsite dining options
  • 24,000 square feet of meeting space for larger medical meetings

More About CAMLS

CAMLS uses simulations as a tool to improve patient safety and health care quality. This turnkey program will define standards for competent practice and expert performance, and will serve as the guidepost for lifelong learning. Those attending CAMLS training will include health professionals (medicine, nursing, pharmacy, public health, pre-hospital, allied health) across the continuum of education (undergraduate, graduate, and practicing), military healthcare professionals, medical specialty societies, industry representatives, and researchers. For more information about CAMLS visit

Book online or call 1-800-456-7263 and mention the rate plan SETCAMLS.