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William Maul Measey Institute for Clinical Simulation and Patient Safety

The Institute for Clinical Simulation (ICS) received the initial American College of Surgeons Comprehensive Accreditation for Education Institutes in 2006 and the most recent reaccreditation in 2023.

For information regarding the use of the ICS and its services, contact the ICS staff at

Statement of Purpose

Provide excellence in the training of the art and science of medicine and surgery, using a traditional laboratory setting, state-of-the-art augmented reality, and simulation for learners including practicing physicians and residents, emergency response personnel, and allied health students and professionals. Facilitate maintenance of clinical and procedural skills for all levels of learners to promote patient safety. Use multiple modalities to fulfill the mission to become a leader in medical and surgical education and patient safety initiatives.

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