August 21, 2018

2018-2019 CSC Research Grant Recipients Selected

Three research projects that apply best practices in simulation-based medical education were recently chosen to receive this year's Clinical Simulation Center (CSC) Research Grants.

The awards, of up to $15,000 per project, were given to the following recipients:

 1. Dee Fenner MD, Payton Schmidt MD, Pam Fairchild, MD, Deborah Rooney, PhD, Project titled, “The Fundamentals of Vaginal Surgery: Developing a Simulation-Based Vaginal Surgical Skills Training Program”

 2. Brendan W. Munzer, MD, Michael Cover, MD, Deborah Rooney, PhD, Project titled, “Novel Central Venous Access Simulator using a Low-Cost, Sustainable Model”

 3. Elizabeth Putnam MBBS, Laura Lehrian, DO; Lauryn Rochlen, MD; Kelcey J. Stratton, Ph.D., Lara Zisblatt, EdD, Project titled “A Simulation Intervention to Prepare Residents for the Emotional Impact of Practice”

The Fundamentals of Vaginal Surgery: Developing a Simulation-Based Vaginal Surgical Skills Training Program

Deborah M. Rooney, PhD

Director of Education and Research, Clinical Simulation Center
Associate Professor of Learning Health Sciences

Novel Central Venous Access Simulator using a Low-Cost, Sustainable Model

Deborah M. Rooney, PhD

Director of Education and Research, Clinical Simulation Center
Associate Professor of Learning Health Sciences

A Simulation Intervention to Prepare Residents for the Emotional Impact of Practice

Lauryn R. Rochlen, M.D.

Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology
Director, Neuroanesthesia Education
Director, Anesthesia Simulation Program

Kelsey Stratton, PhD

Lara Zisblatt, EdD