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Yale Center for Medical Simulation (YCMS)

The mission of the Yale Center for Medical Simulation (YCMS) is to provide excellent patient care through innovative medical education, assessment, research and outreach.  Our state-of-the-art center promotes the acquisition of basic and advanced clinical skills that are essential for medical students and residents to master, and are integral to the educational mission of Yale School of Medicine.  It provides an ideal learning environment for supervised and independent practice.  YCMS contributes to the medical school’s research mission by identifying more effective educational methods and evaluation tools.  The Center is available to all members of the Yale School of Medicine community for educational research opportunities.