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The Immersive Learning Center Hosts its First Annual Open House for Stanford Medical Students

The Immersive Learning Center is excited to share it’s First Annual Open House to the Fall 2016 Stanford University entering medical students! The Immersive Learning Center (ILC) in the Li Ka Shing Center (LKSC) provides the most intensive form of active learning in medicine where learners address multiple different aspects of cognitive and psychomotor skills, including knowledge, hands-on procedures, critical decision-making, effective communication and teamwork.

The ILC open house will have two scheduled sessions on Wednesday, August 31, from 2:30-3:30pm and 4:00-5:00pm. During each session, students will meet Dr. David Gaba, Associate Dean for Immersive and Simulation-based Learning, be introduced to the ILC's features and services, visit and explore the ILC through engaging and informative presentations, and have the opportunity to ask questions and mingle with staff over refreshments. Visit the ILC Stanford Med Students Open House for more information on this event!

CISL Assistant Dean Search

CISL is searching for a new Assistant Dean for Immersive and Simulation-based Learning! Apply online through the Stanford Career site: Job Number-70725

Real Training from Simulated Experiences

The CISL Organization: The Stanford University School of Medicine and its affiliated hospitals are home to world pioneers of techniques, technologies and applications for immersive and simulation-based learning (ISL). Stanford currently has four internationally recognized simulation groups... More »


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What is ISL? “Simulation” is a set of techniques – not a technology per se – to replace or amplify real experiences with planned experiences, often immersive in nature, that evoke or replicate substantial aspects of the real world in a fully interactive fashion. “Immersive” conveys the sense that participants have of being immersed in a task or setting as they would if it were the real world. More »

The ILC: The Goodman Immersive Learning Center is a state of the art simulation facility that provides education and training to learners of all levels throughout Stanford School of Medicine and its affiliated hospitals (collectively termed SUMC). More »

Event Calendar: Experience simulation for yourself by attending CISL events and programs. More »

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Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology (MOCA®) Course Offerings:

Monday, October 31, 2016
Monday, November 14, 2016

Click HERE to register for the courses above and be placed on our wait list and receive immediate information on future course dates.


The Stanford Anesthesia Cognitive Aid Group is pleased to announce a free PDF of the Emergency Manual: Cognitive Aids for Perioperative Critical Events, which contains 23 critical events, as well as Crisis Resource Management principles.
Click here to download a copy and see more information.

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