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Sentara Center for Simulation & Immersive Learning at EVMS

Join us for Educational Scholarship Day

EVMS Pathology and Anatomy, the Master of Medical and Health Professions Education program, the Sentara Center for Simulation and Immersive Learning at EVMS, and Faculty Affairs and Professional Development are hosting the Inaugural Educational Scholarship Day on Thursday, May 10, 2018.

This event will highlight work in educational scholarship with a poster session. Interested in presenting a poster at Educational Scholarship Day? Submit an abstract before the April 1 deadline.


About Us

The Sentara Center for Simulation and Immersive Learning (SCSIL) is a full service simulation center offering a full complement of simulation tools and techniques to meet your educational needs.  These tools and techniques are used to teach and assess a variety of clinical, communication, and team-based skills.  SCSIL provides its services to all disciplines within the healthcare industry as well as non-healthcare related industries.  SCSIL offers off-the-shelf curriculum and has the capability to adapt activities to your specific needs. 

The simulation methods SCSIL uses include: Standardized Patients (SPs), Physical Teaching Associates (PTAs), Genitourinary Teaching Associates (GTAs), manikin-based simulators, partial task trainers, virtual and immersive environments, computer based simulators, and other educational technologies to meet the outcomes and objectives established by a broad range of clients.

Simulation activities offered by SCSIL can be delivered within the facilities of SCSIL or can be provided offsite as well.  Click on each item in the list below for more information on each of the tools and techniques employed by SCSIL as well as a sample course list to better familiarize yourself with our offerings.