About the Center for Simulation and Experiential Learning
SAEL Mission Statement:
Combine theory-based methodology, evidence-based practice, and research to facilitate transformative experiential learning experiences that prepare students to enhance patient safety and advance healthcare education.
SAEL Vision Statement:
To serve as a leader for simulation best educational practices and a resource for faculty development with the goal of improving quality and safety of patient care to individuals, families, and the communities we serve.
With 7,300 square feet, the Center for Simulation and Experiential Learning is located on the first floor of the College of Nursing. A multi-purpose design that includes a large area for skills training, eight rooms for debriefing/multi-use, eight patient simulator rooms, and four clinical exam rooms. All patient simulator and clinical exam rooms have video and audio capture capabilities with web streaming delivery. SAEL was accredited by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare in 2020 and is recognized as a leader in delivering educational excellence through simulation.