Medical Simulators

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Dr. Alexander Rosemurgy, USF professor of surgery & medicine and Associate Dean of Medical Simulation & Academic Enrichment, says the simulators aren't so much about 'surprising' practitioners with the unbelievable.

Dr. Rosemurgy talks about the 'human element' simulators like SimMan ( bring to medical training.

Dr. Rosemurgy says simulators fit into the evolution of medical training.

Dr. Stuart Hart, a USF Assistant professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology, takes us through a virtual procedure on the Lap Mentor II (

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Stephanie McKown, RN, BSN, Clinical Education Specialist, USF Health Simulation Center at Tampa General Hospital
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