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St. Paul's Hospital Ethiopia
April 22, 2019

Rooney Visits Sim Center in Ethiopia

CSC's Deborah Rooney, PhD, shares best practices with St. Paul’s Hospital Millennium Medical College (SPHMMC) in Addis Ababa

March 4, 2019

CSC Becomes FES Midwest Test Center

The Fundamentals of Endoscopic Surgery (FES) program training and assessment is now available through the U-M Clinical Simulation Center (CSC)

Debra Yake RN demonstrates Hands Free CPR
September 8, 2018

Hands Only CPR Community Outreach at Brighton Festival

CSC staff member, Debra Yake, RN, along with Jennifer Fowler, EM Research Project Manager, offered attendees of Brighton's annual Smokin' Jazz & Barbecue Blues Festival a free lesson in Hands Only CPR (CPR without mouth-to-mouth resuscitation).

July 13, 2018

CSC-Towsley Awarded Grant from Storz

An Educational Equipment Grant was awarded to CSC-Towsley to support the upgrade of four Laparoscopic/Endoscopic Towers. This will include two HD Towers to support flexible (nasolaryngoscopy, EGD, colonoscopy) and rigid procedures (bronch, hysteroscopy, laparoscopy), two telepack towers, C-Mac laryngoscopy and associated equipment.

June 20, 2018

CSC Seeking Simulation-based Education Best Practice Proposals

The Clinical Simulation Center (CSC) Research Committee is seeking proposals for up to three Research Grants. The proposals, due July 31, 2018, must apply best practices in simulation-based education for UME, GME, and other healthcare professionals

February 20, 2018

CSC Featured in Michigan Medicine Headlines

The Michigan Medicine Leadership team was the first to tour the new Clinical Simulation Center in Med Sci II in early December to see the five inpatient rooms that replicate rooms in University Hospital, C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital and Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital, along with the various hi-fidelity adult, child and obstetric manikins.

February 16, 2018

Two New Articles in "Surgery" Feature CSC/DLHS Faculty

In the journal, Surgery , Deborah Rooney, PhD, James Cooke MD and F. Jacob Seagull, PhD contribute a new article on choosing clinical simulators. Cooke and Rooney are also authors on another Surgery article examining simulation best practices in accredited institutions.

November 20, 2017

2017 CVC Innovation Challenge Award Includes Deborah Rooney, PhD

The UM “Create a Michigan Medicine Certification for Ventricular Assist Device Care” team recently awarded $100,000 by The Frankel Cardiovascular Center's CVC Innovation Challenge Prize includes the CSC's Deborah Rooney, PhD. Dr. Rooney's responsibilities on the project include providing guidance on research methods and assessment tool