Dr.Shirish Patil– Vice Chancellor(In Charge), D Y Patil University, Navi Mumbai
Simulation Laboratory at D.Y. Patil University is one of its kind. The future of Medical Education and Training lies in Simulation. Here one can create and recreate several clinical scenarios and students can practice in the lab till they acquired necessary skills. The lab comprises of a human patients simulation system, child and infant simulator, Cardiac Cathereizton Lab., Endo simulators, Minimal access surgery simulator, USG and Echo simulator and also the task trainers which helps the young interns to acquire practical skill of intubations, IV insertions, ICD tube drainage and tracheostomy. The objective is to safe-guard the patients and to perfect the hand skills. The courses are tailored keeping defined aims in mind and usually comprise one and half days training. The teachers are trained for this new methodology and modern Lab Facility can be utilized to train paramedics and nurses as well. It is truly an experience of life time.