The Virtual Simulation Center of Excellence in Nursing has one faculty Director and two co-Directors (UG and Grad). This operation houses the skills lab, virtual computer lab, and numerous simulation centers for student educational purposes. Both undergraduate and graduate students and faculty attend classes in this space. The lab is supported by two lab specialists.
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The Gathering of Healthcare Simulation Technology Specialists (SimGHOSTS) hosts the organization’s 2021 conference next week from August 3 to 6, 2021 in Fort Wayne, Indiana at the Parkview Mirro Center for Research and Innovation — but there is also still time to register and participate virtually! Across both versions (online vs in-person), participants can expect [...]
What if clinical educators could collaboratively design simulation scenarios over the web that can be easily aligned to standards of best practice and exported to almost any simulator platform? Enter iRIS Health Solutions, a United Kingdom-based software company that provides an innovative and engaging web-based health care simulation scenario authoring platform to organizations worldwide. The [...]
TruCorp is a medical simulation task trainer company that specializes in anatomically correct airway management simulators, clinical skills task trainers and surgical simulation trainers. To help advance realistic airway management and emergency procedure training, the company’s intubation heads and innovative AirSim product lines are designed based on CT data scanned from actual human patients. From [...]
In July 2021, Osso VR announced that the company has raised $27 million to help expand efforts to train physicians and other medical professionals through the use of virtual reality surgical simulation experiences. According to Osso VR, numerous hospitals have validated the company’s VR medical device simulation training and assessment platform resources as an effective [...]