Evangelos Georgiou MD, PhD
President of the International Educational Committee of American College of Surgeons (AEI)
Director at Simulation Center, Athens University Medical School
Silvana Perretta MD, PhD
Education Director of IHU Strasbourg
Scientific Director of Percutaneous Surgery, IHU Strasbourg
Chair of Excellence in Percutaneous Surgery Strasbourg University
Understand the utility of simulation in enhancing medical knowledge-transfer
How to Plan Surgical Education in the Era of Simulation
Dr Jeyarajah discusses the role of simulation in surgical education and the importance of practice in a simulation environment.
From Simulation to Clinical Practice on the Various Robotic Systems
Specific training is required to become familiar with robotic surgical systems, and the field of robotic surgery is rapidly evolving.
Is an Expensive Simulator Needed ?
In this lecture, Dr Mascagni addresses the question of cost of simulators.
Are My Training Sessions Effective?
In this lecture, Dr Awad addresses the fundamentals of the Kirkpatrick's method applied to surgical education.
New Trends in Online Surgical Simulation: the Success Story of a Start-up Company
A talk covering several simulator development projects and experiences in the field of surgical and medical simulation training, with an endeavour to point out some of the findings a start-up company has discovered throughout the years.
On the Proper Use of Validity in Simulation
The difference between validity and reliability and the importance of these concepts in evaluating the quality of surgical simulation. In this lecture, Pr. Dimitrios Stefanidis addresses a practical approach to simulation assessment.
Computer-Based Medical Simulation: 'The Backbone'
In this presentation, Dr Cotin gives a short definition of computer-based simulation for medical training and illustrates it with a series of examples.
Utilizing Clinically Relevant Performance Metrics in 3D Printing Procedural Models
The use of relevant procedural 3D-printed models for simulation learning and training may be incorporated to have the right training evaluation metrics. In this lecture, Pr. Ghazi describes the significance of such models in surgical training.
Visuospatial ability - a key component of image guided simulation
The use of image-guided therapies and techniques is growing, the need for surgical simulation in the acquisition of visual spatial ability for image-guided surgery techniques is indispensable. In this lecture, Pr.
Simulation, Recruiting: The Revolving Door
Clinical education today faces a paradigm shift ; being a medical educator demands pre-acquired skills prior to a training session. In this lecture, Dr. Konstantinos Georgiou addresses the importance of a valuable training team and trainer-trainee interaction.
Educational Values of Virtual Simulation in Medical Education
Dr Qayumi discusses the visibility of virtual medical education and the most effective ways of delivering. He talks about curriculum design and tools and technology available for virtual medical education.