Conference Recordings

Tour: The University of South Florida’s (USF) Center for Advanced Medical Learning & Simulation (CAMLS)

Saving Lives Through Healthcare Simulation
Published October 5, 2020
Presented by Haru Okuda, USF Health CAMLS | Phill Wortham, USF Health CAMLS | Colleen Reiner, USF Health CAMLS | Paul Ayres, USF Health CAMLS
Planning Types: Campus Planning

Institutions referenced in this resource:
University of South Florida-Main Campus

The University of South Florida’s (USF) Center for Advanced Medical Learning & Simulation (CAMLS) is a world-class facility dedicated to simulation-based healthcare education, training, and developing innovative solutions that improve patient outcomes and reduce preventable medical errors. This virtual tour will reveal how the 90,000 square foot CAMLS facility’s design enables easy integration of classroom and simulation-based learning as well as its important role in the economic development of Tampa’s urban core. Join us for a look inside the facility that attracts learners from around the globe because of its reputation as an invaluable tool for students, faculty, and practitioners.

Learning Outcomes:

  1. Explain how healthcare simulation is playing a vital role in the delivery of safe and effective patient care.
  2. Identify the ways in which a university can serve as an economic development tool for a city’s urban core and drive local tourism.
  3. Use effective communication to avoid unnecessary errors in healthcare delivery.
  4. Describe how a university’s healthcare simulation center impacts the greater community through the delivery of hands-on educational programming.

Continuing Education Units: AIA LU 1.0 Unit (SCUPS20T001) | AICP CM 1.0 Unit


Haru Okuda

Executive Director

Phill Wortham

Director of Operations and Technology

Colleen Reiner

Director of Education

Paul Ayres

Director of Business Development and Marketing

Recorded October 5, 2020.

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