Health and Safety Policy

The simulation center adheres to the health clearance processes consistent with clinical spaces at UC Davis Health. This includes curriculum utilizing task training, mannequins and standardized patients. Please see our Course Request Form for full details about health screening and masking. 

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We're proud to be accredited as a Level I Comprehensive Education Institute through the American College of Surgeons. We voluntarily meet rigorous accreditation criteria so we can provide world-class education.

Why It's Important
Nurses learning via an infant simulation mannequin. (C) UC Davis Regents.

Simulated Hospital

Our versatile simulation center can mimic a resuscitation bay, an operating room, a multi-patient ward and a working clinic — all at the same time.

Clinicians practice ENT surgical procedures on a mannequin. (C) UC Davis Regents.

Surgical Simulation

We offer a fully functional operations suite, plus a number of surgical simulators for laparoscopic, endoscopic, endovascular and robotic training.

Clinicians training in-situ in the ER with a mannequin. (C) UC Davis Regents.

In-Situ Training

We take trainings directly to the team members, allowing them to practice their skills in the patient care setting surrounded by familiar equipment.

Tour our facility, which offers robust simulation-based learning experiences for students, residents, fellows and clinical practitioners of all disciplines.

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Simulationist conducts a scenario on a computer behind two-way glass.

Research Activities and Support

We provide assistance with grant writing, research methodology, survey design, statistical analysis and the development of new research proposals.