Benjamin KassStandardized Patient Coordinator Simulation and Integrative Learning
Ben joined SAIL in 2019 as an administrative specialist. He also coordinates joint research projects with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). From 2017-2019, Ben served as a research specialist at Hines VA with a focus on clinical communication and access to care. Prior to joining SAIL full time, he had worked as a standardized patient and skills instructor. Ben is currently pursuing a master’s degree in Health Informatics at UIC. When he isn’t studying, he enjoys biking, hiking, baseball, improv comedy, and cooking. Recipes upon request.