penn surgery
penn surgery home penn surgery clinical penn surgery education penn surgery research penn surgery administration
 
 
fellowship_home
 
 
 

Fellowship Program
SURGERY EDUCATION

Education Goals and Objectives
The Fellow will:
  • Engage in the design, development and implementation of surgical training scenarios for gastrointestinal, thoracic, vascular, transplant, trauma, critical care and oncological surgery, including basic and advanced laparoscopic surgery.
  • Utilize training tools and environments for simulation-based surgical education, i.e. task trainers, whole patient trainers, simulated patients and simulated ORs.
  • Understand and apply measures of objective assessment for technical and team skills during surgical scenarios
  • Develop and implement major research and development projects involving simulation-based surgical education, and their relationship to patient-derived outcome measures.
  • Acquire skills to enable them to gain expertise in surgical education at a national and international level.
  • Have the opportunity to undertake a Masters in Medical Education (MMedEd) at the University of Pennsylvania, focusing upon learning in academic medicine, research and evaluation, technology in education, and educational leadership.
 

footer Terms of Use Legal Disclaimer Site Map Contact Us Financial Assistance About Penn Medicine Privacy Statement

penn medicine