Mission, Vision & Guiding Principles


The mission of NYSIM is to provide simulation education and research that fosters quality care, patient safety, and effective communication with patients and among health care professionals.


NYSIM will be the hub of simulation education in the health sciences at CUNY & NYU Langone Health and through its simulation education and research, will improve health outcomes, equity, and safety.

Guiding Principles

We will:

  • Expand NYSIM accessibility for all learners
  • Assess educational and health outcomes through research and data analysis
  • Cultivate a culture of continuous improvement in our educational programs focusing on quality, safety, and research
  • Continue education consultations to ensure high quality simulation activities across disciplines
  • Model teamwork, communications, respect, kindness, diversity, excellence, and collaboration throughout NYSIM to create a safe, non-judgmental learning environment.
  • Increase our visibility locally, nationally, and globally