We're a state-of-the-art health care simulation facility focused on supporting interprofessional education and research. Whether you're a medical or nursing student, a faculty member, clinician or other health care professional, we can improve your skills through simulation activities.

ACS accreditation logoWe're proud to be accredited as a Level I Comprehensive Education Institute through the American College of Surgeons. We've worked hard to meet rigorous accreditation criteria and we're committed to providing a genuine simulation experience.

Our team knows that by offering hands-on training in a safe environment, we can help build confidence, cement skills, bolster team dynamics and improve patient outcomes.

From designing simulation courses and supporting research activities to hosting classes for elite military groups and community hospitals, we're here to serve all your health care simulation needs.  

What's New

August 2018

Pulmonary Embolism Initiative Garners Award for CVC Medical Director

CVC Medical Director Featured in American College of Surgeons Newsletter

July 2018

Prep Médico Students Experience Hands-On Learning (Video)

June 2018

Simulation Center Hosts California Air National Guard Training Sessions (Video)

April 2018

SC Magazine: Doctors Simulate Emergency Overdose Caused by Hacked Medical Pump

BMJ Publishes Cardiac Arrest Simulation Manuscript Based on Center for Virtual Care Research

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Simulation scenarios with the 131st Rescue Squadron of the California Air National Guard.