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Simulation at UI

The purpose of this webpage is to provide a list of the simulators being used by the health sciences departments at the University of Iowa.

Department of Anesthesia Patient Simulator Center  

Equipment
METI Human Patient Simulator Standard Man
METI Human Patient Simulator Baby
Laerdal SimMan
CentralLineMan Central Line Placement Trainer

Location
Within the Anesthesiology Department within the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Contact
319-384-6267 or Johann Cutkomp, Simulator operations manager

Availability
Use is by permission only.

College of Dentistry Simulation Clinic

Equipment
80 Operatories (Each contain mannequin with realistic tooth model and jaws)

Location
Within the College of Dentistry

Contact
Dental Administration (319) 335-7145

Availability
Only affiliates of the College of Dentistry

Emergency Medicine Services Learning Resource Center (EMSLRC)

Equipment
SimMan (x2)
BabySim
AirMan
VitaSim Kids (x3)
MegaCode Kelly (x3)
IV Trainers (x5)
Intubation Simulators

Location
Emergency Medical Services Learning Resource Center

Contact
319-356-2597 or Lee Ridge, or Azeem Ahmed, MD (Medical Director, EMSLRC)

Nursing Clinical Education Center

Equipment
Adult, child, and infant simulators
IV arms
Catheterization models
Other task based training models
Contact the Nursing Clinical Education Center for details

Location
Fourth Floor of General Hospital

Contact
319-356-4304 or Ellen Cram, PhD, RN

Surgical Skills Lab – No Website

Contact
319-467-5302 or Billie Ruden, MA, Program Assistant

Availability
Simulators can only be used by members of the Department of Surgery.

Obstetrics & Gynecology Department

Equipment
Pelvic Birthing Simulators (2)
Laparoscopic Simulator

Location
Obstetrics and Gynecology Department

Contact
Marygrace Elson, MD, MME

Availability
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology affiliates only.

 

If you have a simulation program or center at the University of Iowa that is not listed, please contact

Amy Blevins, MALS (319) 335-7636