Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Tulane Center for Advanced Medical Simulation and Team Training

Want to know more about medical simulation for physician education?

  • Simulation in healthcare [electronic resource] : journal of the Society for Medical Simulation. Philadelphia, Pa. : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2006-
    Vol. 1, no. 1 (Jan. 2006)-

  • Manual of simulation in healthcare / edited by Richard H.Riley. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008. Matas Library: W 18 M294 2008 (Print volume available for check out)
  • A PubMed Search on Patient simulations in education

    Read the news about the opening of Tulane Center for Advanced Medical Simulation and Team Training:

    Tulane University School of Medicine has opened its new Tulane Center for Advanced Medical Simulation and Team Training, a $3 million, 14,000-square-foot facility dedicated to improving patient safety and preventing medical errors through comprehensive training for healthcare professionals in a realistic environment...

  • Read more of the New Wave article by Keith Brannon (January 27, 2009).

    Doctors in training use robotic patients: They 'bring the book to life' - Times Picayune article by John Pope (Tuesday, January 27, 2009).

    Any department that wishes to register and schedule courses for the Simulation Center, please call 504-988-9150, email simcenter@tulane.edu. Tours of the Simulation Center must be scheduled in advance. The Simulation Center Curriculum Committee meetings the second Tuesday of each month, at 8 am in the meeting room of the Simulation Center.