The Medical Simulation (Med-Sim) concentration is designed to teach students how to manage and effectively run a medical simulation center. Coursework consists of learning, developing, designing and running high-fidelity mannequins, Standardized Patient programs, virtual reality simulations and task trainers for our osteopathic medicine, physician assistant studies, pharmacy, physical therapy and biomedical sciences programs.
Students also work with area hospitals, colleges and fire departments building medical simulations to enhance local interprofessional training. After completion of the program, students will have the knowledge to serve as directors, managers and medical directors of simulation centers.
After completing foundation year coursework, student may progress to the second-year degree concentration.