UF Center for Experiential Learning and Simulation

Improving health care in Florida, the nation and the world through excellence in health care simulation, integrating training, innovation and discovery.


UF Health Shands Experiential Learning Center

The center provides technical and non-technical training in the center as well as in the clinical environment (in situ simulation), basic procedural training (task training), as well as immersive simulation that focuses on clinical excellence, critical decision making, communication and team performance in a psychologically safe environment.

Simulation as seen from hallway


Anaclerio Learning & Assessment Center

The Learning and Assessment Center (LAC) utilizes standardized patients to provide an educational environment conducive to the teaching and evaluation of clinical skills.



Center for Safety, Simulation, & Advanced Learning Technologies

We endeavor to foster communication and collaboration among the diverse UF Academic Health Center simulation entities and maximize effective use of all simulation resources.

STAN is a human simulator