Winter Newsletter 2015
SimLEARN Newsletter is a product of the VHA SimLEARN National Simulation Center.
The Simulation Learning, Education and Research Network (SimLEARN) is the VHA's program for simulation in health care training. Serving the largest integrated health care system in the world, VHA's SimLEARN provides an ever-growing body of curricula and best practices that improve health care for our nation's Veterans. The use of innovative technologies in a safe learning environment enhances diagnostic, procedural and communication skills to support quality care and the best possible outcomes.
By Anjelica Partridge
Coordinator, Information & Publication Services
UCF College of Medicine
ORLANDO, Fla. – Medical students from the University of Central Florida (UCF) conducted simulation training Nov. 14 at the VHA SimLEARN National Simulation Center. Dr. Frederick Fisher, a VA vascular surgeon who also volunteers at UCF, recently offered monthly sessions to first- and second-year students learning techniques in vascular surgery with the assistance of SimLEARN staff.
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