Clinical Simulation

Master new surgical skills and foster team dynamics with high-fidelity patient simulators in a low-risk simulation setting.  

Our high-tech task training and simulation laboratory is a safe environment to strengthen your skills as a practitioner and as a valued team member.

Supported by a varied array of the latest medical equipment, high-fidelity patient simulators, robotic task trainer, and a multi-specialty inventory of advanced medical and surgical equipment, get hands-on experience with just about any clinical skill.

Simulation Laboratory

Enact any number of medical scenarios, from surgical procedures to premature childbirth to elaborate, multi-patient crisis re-enactments.

10 Dedicated Simulation Suites: including a 4-room patient unit and 6 individual rooms, each linked to control rooms for observation. 

Four-Room Patient Unit with centralized nursing station and isolation anteroom to practice triage and care for multiple patients simultaneously. 

Exact Replicas Of Hospital Spaces, including:

  • Labor & Delivery
  • Resuscitation
  • Isolation
  • Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
  • Trauma/Emergency Department (ED)
  • Operation Room (OR)/Anesthesia

Task Training Arcade

Task trainers replicate aspects of the human body that provide key elements of a task or skill that needs to be learned.

1,200 Square Foot “Skills Arcade” dedicated to procedural task training that accommodates up to 30 students.

Robotic Training Suite with dedicated simulator and trainers for practicing ultrasound, endovascular and other procedures.


Our facility uses the same equipment as a hospital, as well as simulators and task trainers designed especially for training purposes. 

High-Fidelity Patient Simulators

10 high-fidelity patient simulators
1 K-9 Sim Dog

Meet Sim Man

He breathes. He bleeds. He responds to medial intervention. Get a closer look at our high-fidelity patient simulators.

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1 Da Vinci® Si Surgical System from Intuitive Surgical 
1 Da Vinci® S-HD Surgical System from Intuitive Surgical 
3 Da Vinci® Robotic Surgical Simulators
1 Sensei Robotic Catheter Simulator
VIP Robotic Training Program with Intuitive Surgical
Epicenter Robotic Training Program with Intuitive Surgical


Mentice Endovascular Simulator
Simbionix Combined-GI Bronch Mentor™ Virtual-Reality Trainer
Video laryngoscopes simulator
Fiber-optic bronchoscope simulator


3 Sonosite M Series
1 Bard Site-Rite 6 ultrasound machine
Sonosite Turbo ultrasound systems
Site-Rite Ultrasound Systems
SonoSim ultrasound training platform
Multiple ultrasoundable task trainers — including FAST, Pericardiocentesis, Pelvic US, Thoracentesis/Paracentesis trainers

Mobile Unit

Funded by a special grant program, CESI Mobile was established to enable training at nursing homes. Bringing simulation-based education directly to the actual workplace adds a critical dimension to clinical staff training.

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Beyond the training itself, we foster a world-class experience for you and your team that's comfortable and conducive to learning.





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