• Hands-On Collaboration
  • Dynamic Educational Experience
  • 25,000 Square Foot Facilities


We are trained, certified and professional Simulation Instructors, Researchers and Medical Personnel who've helped overseen 50,000 learner visits.

NYU Langone Medical Center

The City University of New York

Since its opening in September, 2011, NYSIM has had more than 50,000 learner visits and delivered nearly 2,000 simulation courses for NYU and CUNY medical, nursing and dental students, residents, staff physicians and nurses, physician assistants, respiratory therapists as well as those in other health care fields. NYSIM offers training to first responders in the New York area, including firefighters and emergency medical service personnel.

NYSIM specializes in training for simulation instructors from NYU, CUNY and other healthcare institutions that would like to enhance their own simulation programs.

Creative Courses

Great Resources

Outstanding Support


Recent publications authored by faculty teaching at NYSIM

The Impact of Oral-Systemic Health on
Advancing Interprofessional Education Outcomes

Charting a Key Competency Domain:
Understanding Resident Physician Interprofessional
Collaboration (IPC) Skills.

"The safety dance": a faculty development
workshop partnering IPE and patient safety initiatives
using simulation-based education.

Introduction of the Engaged Feedback
Reflective Inventory During a Preceptor
Training Program.

E-Learning with virtual teammates: A novel
approach to interprofessional education.

Why Your TeamSTEPPS™ Program
May Not Be Working approach to
interprofessional education.

Interdisciplinary Team Training:
Five Lessons Learned approach to
interprofessional education.

Goal-Directed Transthoracic Echocardiography
During Advanced Cardiac Life Support
approach to interprofessional education.

A Simple Framework for Assessing
Technical Skills in a Resident Observed
Structured Clinical Examination

“Oh! She doesn’t speak English!”
Assessing resident competence in managing
linguistic and cultural barriers.

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A hands-on, collaborative approach to health profession training

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NYSIM’s 25,000 square foot facility includes 4 classrooms, 5 conference rooms, 14 patient examination rooms, 5 intensive care rooms... View All
A total of 17 full-body computerized mannequins as well as numerous variety of partial task trainers available... View Equipment
57 cameras and 52 microphones to record all simulations, scenarios, debriefings and playback in every room. View Audio/Video

Who Learns Here?

We have learners from over 13 colleges and universities

NYU and CUNY Undergraduates, Graduates - 70%
NYU Langone Medical Center Residents - 90%
NYU and CUNY Clinicians - 100%
Instructors from Other Simulation Centers - 90%
First Responders - 95%


Tom Vongbandith

Senior Systems Analyst

Mr. Vongbandith has more than 15 years’ experience in the IT industry. At NYSIM he supports all technical aspects of the center, including the A/V equipment used for recording and reviewing simulation sessions; all computerized simulators; and the online educational management system. He started his career specializing in software...

Pedro Sulzona

Simulation Administrative Coordinator

Pedro Sulzona has been an employee with NYU Langone Medical Center since 2007. During his time at NYU he has served as a Program Coordinator for the Department of Organizational Development and Learning (ODL) where he helped on board over 100 employees a month and oversaw all aspects of the New Beginnings...

Nicole Lopez

Simulation Operations Specialist

Nicole Lopez is a simulation facilitator with NYSIM. In this role, Nicole supports and coordinates the delivery of simulation activity. She has more than 10 years of clinical experience as a medical assistant. Before joining NYSIM in 2013, Nicole worked for a diverse range of organizations including NYU’s vascular surgery department...

Gene Mamaril

IT Systems Analyst 1

Mr. Mamaril graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering from New Jersey Institute of Technology. He has 3 years of experience in designing smart homes with theaters, media rooms, distributed video and music systems, and advanced automation controls for security and lighting. He also has...


Thousand Square Feet
Partial Task Trainers

Courses and Symposiums

NYSIM provides access to great talent and teachers through courses and symposiums.

MOCA® 2.0 (Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology)
Simulation Training


  • May 21st, 2017
  • 6 hours
  • Meals Included

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NYSIM Instructor Course: Debriefing And Simulation Education


  • NYU, CUNY Staff Only
  • Multiple Dates
  • 3 Days

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IMS Instructor Course: Simulation as
a Teaching Tool


  • Jun 13-16th, 2017
  • Meals Included
  • 4 Days

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