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Dr. Eddy presents Simulation Collaboration in Education at conference

TULSA, Okla.– Steve Eddy, D.O., M.P.H., Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences professor of family medicine and director of continuing medical education, and Ann Robinson, B.S., R.M.A., laboratory coordinator for Tulsa Technology Health Sciences Center, will present “Simulation Collaboration in Education” at a Training as a Patient Care Team simulation conference May 25 in Oklahoma City.  

Eddy and Robinson have developed a new OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine collaborative surgery training component for second year medical students and Tulsa Tech surgical technology students. The students train together in the surgical suite, and the medical students learn the role of first assistants in surgery as physicians.

Eddy and Robinson make their presentation from 11 to 11:45 a.m. The conference, presented by the Oklahoma Health Care Workforce Center, is at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City, and is sponsored by the OU Clinical Skills Education and Testing Center.

 

Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences in Tulsa offers programs in osteopathic medicine, biomedical sciences and forensic sciences. Since its beginnings more than 30 years ago, OSU-CHS has grown to offer eight graduate degrees. On-campus programs, distance learning and OSU partnerships train osteopathic physicians, research scientists and health care professionals with an emphasis on serving rural and under-served Oklahoma. OSU operates eight clinics, six in Tulsa, one in Enid and one in Muskogee. More information about OSU Center for Health Sciences is available at www.healthsciences.okstate.edu.

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