Simbionix USA Corporation, the world's leading provider of medical
simulation training and education products, is pleased to provide a series of
simulation based curricula
(http://simbionix.com/training-management/curricula-2/), to customers of the
LAP Mentor(TM), [http://simbionix.com/simulators/lap-mentor ] GI Mentor(TM),
[http://simbionix.com/simulators/gi-bronch-gi-mentor/platforms ] BRONCH
Mentor(TM) [http://simbionix.com/simulators/gi-bronch-bronch-mentor ] and the
VirtaMed HystSim(TM). [http://simbionix.com/simulators/virtamed-hystsim ]
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The simulator curriculum is an important contributor to resident learning
and to the success of skills centers. The curricula cover various
multidisciplinary specialties, made available via MentorLearn(TM)
[http://simbionix.com/training-management/mentorlearn ], the company's web
based Simulator Management System, which provides the optimal solution for
managing training and education needs for the Simbionix line of simulators.
MentorLearn utilizes an education oriented approach developed by market leaders
with years of experience in using medical simulators. The system includes a
library of ready-to-use simulator based courses which are provided in a
standard format with the option to adapt to any format suitable for your
institution, as well as a platform to design new training courses.
Currently available curricula for the LAP Mentor include for example, the
'Imperial College Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Training Curriculum' and the
'Laparoscopic Surgical Skills (LSS) Curriculum' developed by the LSS
[http://www.lss-surgical.eu ], an initiative by the European Association for
Endoscopic Surgery (EAES). The curricula are suitable for all surgical
specialties involving laparoscopic procedures, with a special focus on general
surgery, bariatric surgery and gynecology. Curriculum for the BRONCH Mentor,
intended for physicians specializing in pulmonology, thoracic surgery,
interventional pulmonology and critical care includes the 'Bronchoscopy
Hands-On Training Curriculum- Basics', and for the GI Mentor 'Texas Association
of Surgical Skills Laboratories (TASSL) Flexible Endoscopy Training Curriculum'
intended for those specializing in gastroenterology, general surgery,
gastrointestinal surgery and internal medicine.
"Simbionix once again shows that our commitment to our customers goes
beyond providing the most advanced medical training products," commented Gary
Zamler, Simbionix CEO. "We continue to enhance the simulators by adding
training modules, and expanding learning opportunities by including curricula
designed by leading educators. The simulation based courses may include online
didactic content, proficiency based hands-on training and performance review
and assessment, all for the purpose of providing the education programs and
accrediting bodies with flexible yet complete training tools."
Stop by Simbionix booth 8 at EAES, June 20-22, in Belgium, for a hands-on
experience of the MentorLearn courses on the LAP Mentor.
About Simbionix USA Corporation
Simbionix is the world's leading provider of simulation, training and
education products for medical professionals and the healthcare industry. The
company is committed to delivering high quality products, advancing clinical
performance and optimizing procedural outcomes.
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SOURCE: Simbionix Ltd.