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December 22, 2016

UMCSC is awarded full accreditation once again

The American College of Surgeons re-accredited the UM Clinical Simulation Center for a full three-years.

News Tags: Accolades
October 1, 2016

CSC Debuts New Independent Simulation Center (iSim)

The new iSim space, available 24 hours a day, is the answer to students, staff and faculty who need to use the CSC simulation stations but can't always schedule a visit during regular hours.

News Tags: Press
August 22, 2016

UMCSC Research Committee announces grant awardees for 2016-2017

The Clinical Simulation Center Research Committee is pleased to announce it has awarded a total of $30,000 to support two research projects for the 2016-2017 cycle.

July 20, 2016

Reminder: UMCSC Grant Deadline August 1

The Clinical Simulation Center's request for proposals that apply best practices in simulation-based education will close Monday, August 1st. Visit our page to learn more about this opportunity. 

June 24, 2016

Construction of the new Independent Simulation (or iSim) space has begun

This significant expansion of the Clinical Simulation Center in the Towsley Continuing Education Building will be a state of the art addition dedicated to independent learning combining computer based instruction and assessment with simulation based learning for medical students, residents, fellows, faculty, nurses and all UMHS staff. 

February 4, 2016

Intern with UMCSC this summer

UMCSC is seeking Biomedical Engineering (BME) students the opportunity to gain practical experience, and apply engineering skills in the field of medical education and simulator development during a summer 2016 internship. Students will work with simulation technicians, physicians, and education researchers to develop novel simulators for the purpose of educating U-M health care professionals.

January 25, 2016

DLHS faculty, staff, and students attended the 2016 International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare

James Cooke, Deborah Rooney, Edward Lockett, Jacob Seagull, and Waseem Ostwani attended the 2016 IMSH meeting that took place in San Diego from Jan. 16-20. The conference seeks to explore the latest innovations and best practices in healthcare simulation.

November 2, 2015

Dr. Deborah Rooney to give talk at AHEKON 2015 congress in Turkey

DLHS faculty Deborah Rooney, PhD, will be giving a talk titled “Simulation-based education and the Family Medicine Physician: Applications for technical skills training” at the Annual International Family Practice Congress on November 4th. The keynote speaker for this event will be highlighting simulation-based education for technical skills training for family medicine physician.