Last month, the Department of Anesthesiology took simulation to a new level with a two-day, full-scale, high-fidelity training for residents that served two purposes: testing residents on a variety of competencies and preparing them for new accreditation standards and board certification processes. Anesthesiology emergencies can quickly become life-threatening. Properly treating those emergencies requires facility with … Continued
Based on pilot research by resident Blair Herndon, and in collaboration with general surgery resident Joanna Grudziak, we are developing and implementing a multidisciplinary, formally evaluated, mandatory, hospital-wide, standardized central venous access device (CVAD) insertion course to improve outcomes and enhance patient safety. On December 8, 2014, interns from the Department of Anesthesiology participated in … Continued
Dr. Kimberly Blasius and Dr. Marjorie Stiegler speak at the 68th PGA in New York City! Dr. Blasius facilitated two simulation workshops, and Dr. Stiegler spoke on the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research panel. Click here for detail information on the presentations.
CAPSEL Faculty can be found sharing their expertise at the upcoming 15th International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH 2015), being held January 10–14, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Click here to find out information on CAPSEL Faculty sharing their expertise