Simulation and Surgical Training - Promise and Pitfalls - Podcast #59
In this traumacast, Dr. Howard Champion, EAST Founding Member and 1991 EAST President, and surgical simulation expert shares his experience and vision for simulation in surgery training. Dr. Champion is a seasoned surgical educator, serving as Chief of Trauma at Washington Hospital Center for many years. In 2001, he founded SimQuest, a leading simulation platform provider. Dr. Champion not only discusses his views on the utility of simulation in competency based assessment, but also offers encouragement for those interested in a career in simulation-based surgical education. Drs. Kevin Pei and Matt Martin serve as co-moderators.