SAIL’s Associate Director, Bob Kiser, is a recipient of the 2020 Chancellor’s Academic Professional Excellence (CAPE) Award. This prestigious award is given to academic professional staff members, selected from nominees across the entire university, in recognition of excellence and important contributions to the University of Illinois at Chicago. Bob has been with the simulation center [...]
Watch Archive: In-person standardized patients during the COVID-19 pandemic: exploitative practice or necessary for education? Supplemental Documents: Presentation Powerpoint Co-Presenters John Chenault, MA, MSLIS, PhD Candidate Associate Professor and Clinical Librarian, Kornhauser Health Sciences Library; Adjunct Faculty in the Department of Pan African Studies, [...]
UIC SAIL impacts simulation-based education around the world through our professional development programs for simulation educators, fellowships, research and presentations. In addition to the programs offered at SAIL in Chicago, SAIL faculty and staff travel around the world to provide workshops and talks promoting best practices in simulation-based education. See our map of activity [...]
***All in-class learning courses are suspended until further notice due to COVID-19, but alternative options are below. We are now offering AHA HeartCode Blended course options for BLS, ACLS, and PALS. These courses have two components: (an online didactic, followed by in-person skills testing). Testing is scheduled upon receipt of completion for the online didactic [...]
The baby’s lips are turning blue. As the nursing students work to restart his breathing, he begins to cry — and they breathe sighs of relief. But Jesse isn’t a human baby — he's a high-tech mannequin. Watch the video!
The development of an innovative Augmented Reality simulator resulted in a First Place Abstract award at the International Meeting of Simulation in Healthcare in San Diego in January 2016. Luciano C, Van meter A, Matulaquaskas M, Kania P, Banerjee P, Yudkowsky R: Haptic augmented reality lumbar puncture simulator: pilot evaluation (Abstract) Simulation in [...]