Skip to Content
SMPH Home UW Health University of Wisconsin Health Sciences

Clinical Simulation Program




Learn how the Clinical Simulation Program supports the mission, vision and values of UW Health.


One of the most challenging aspects of training for health professionals is providing robust and realistic learning opportunities to prepare for actual patient care situations.


To address this educational need, UW Health has constructed a state-of-the-science clinical simulation facility with multidisciplinary facilities, resources and curriculum, and interdisciplinary capabilities.


Clinical Simulation Center

American Society of Anesthesiologists Endorsed Program

The center offers educational opportunities for students, faculty and staff from University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, UW Medical Foundation, the UW School of Medicine and Public Health, departments across UW-Madison and the community.


Capable of conducting interdisciplinary health care scenarios, the new program brings together current simulation activities and ensures that UW Health takes advantage of the latest simulation techniques and technologies in this rapidly growing field of health professionals education.


The new center is located in the H6/1 module of the first floor of the Clinical Science Center (also known as UW Hospital and Clinics).


Simulationist of the Month


Dr. Karl Willmann


Karl WillmanKarl Willmann, MD, earned his medical degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. He completed his residency and a fellowship at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics.


Dr. Willmann specializes in anesthesia. Dr. Willmann works with Advanced Cardiac Life Support courses for residents and medical students, anesthesiology clerkship fourth-year medical students and Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology courses. Dr. Willimann is the simulation director for the Department of Anesthesiology.


Related Programs




Contact Information

For more information about the UW Health Clinical Simulation Program, contact:

George Keeler
Program Administrative Director
(608) 265-1047

Krystle K. Campbell
Administrative Assistant
(608) 265-1047




Simulation Events

Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology (MOCA) courses, October 27, November 8, December 13

Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS): double-day provider course, November 5-6




Last updated: 10/17/2014
Website Feedback
Copyright © 2014 University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions