CELS is comprised of The UF Health Shands Experiential Learning Center and the Anaclerio Learning and Assessment Center (ALAC). UF CELS focuses on task training and mannequin-based simulation as well as in situ simulation. The Anaclerio Learning and Assessment Center encompasses the standardized patient program. CSSALT focuses on innovation and development of new training modalities.
The mission of the University of Florida Center for Experiential Learning and Simulation (UFCELS) is to deliver experiential training that develops and enhances healthcare students’ and professionals’ clinical expertise, competence, and teamwork skills to facilitate high-quality patient care, safety, and advancements in the field.
The University of Florida Center for Experiential Learning and Simulation aims to improve health care in Florida, our nation, and the world through excellence in health care simulation, integrating training, innovation, and discovery.
Watch this short video to learn more about the resources we offer at CELS!
Find out more about our simulation, health care and how the two intersect by reviewing our Affiliated Programs.
Meet all the people who make up the Center for Experiential Learning including staff for the Anaclerio Learning & Assessment Center and the Center for Safety, Simulation and Advanced Learning Technologies.
We are grateful for the generous supporters who help move our mission forward through philanthropy.
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