CESI is a world-class medical training and education organization with a 20-year history driving healthcare performance and improving patient safety.

The Center for Education, Simulation & Innovation (CESI) is an international destination for training, education and medical device development, located right on the Hartford Hospital campus. At 47,000 square feet, CESI is among the largest and best equipped medical simulation centers in the country. 

Our Services

World-Class State-of-the-Art Facility

Conduct hands-on medical training and research and development in a cutting-edge venue optimal
for experiential in-person, off-site, or hybrid learning.

Bio-Skills Lab


Simulation Labs

High-Tech Classrooms


Event Support






On-site, Virtual, and Hybrid Programs

Leading medical experts. The latest technology and innovation.
End-to-end event support. Custom programming.
World-class learning experiences.


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Hartford HealthCare Center for Education, Simulation & Innovation

HealthCare Happenings March 2019

A song about addiction from a man in recovery, a veteran honored for his service during WWII, and Axel the Sim Dog - all that in this month's HealthCare Happenings.

The Center for Education, Simulation and Innovation (CESI)

The Hartford HealthCare Center for Education, Simulation and Innovation (CESI) is all about training and continuous improvement.

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