In this video from Virginia Magazine Online, Keith Littlewood discusses the importance of simulation in the education of residents.
The University of Virginia Medical Simulation Center is a state-of-the art multidisciplinary training and research facility. As a cornerstone of The University’s technologically enhanced learner-centered approach to medical education, the center complements traditional teaching modes with the application of knowledge and skills through experiential learning for the UME, GME, and community populations.
The Medical Simulation Center continues the University of Virginia School of Medicine’s long tradition of excellence in serving as a national model for an atmosphere that fosters collaborative efforts in education, research and innovation. Our patients are the ultimate benefactors from the innovative training and research initiatives employed at the Medical Simulation Center.