Education

The Center provides opportunities for individualized and small group training as well as assessment of team leadership, communication and clinical skills. We assist faculty with developing comprehensive curriculum/course design plans, performance assessment/measurement tools, and curriculum/course evaluation plans. We provide expertise in the function and management of all simulation lab equipment.

Research

As a member of the research team we offer services in study/protocol design, data collection instrument design, implementation of study protocols, data analysis, and dissemination of results in peer-reviewed publications.

Patient Safety/Quality of Care

Center faculty are active members of Carilion Clinic patient safety committees. We assist with identification of team process issues (trauma teams, code blue teams), feasibility studies of new processes, and testing new medical equipment/devices.