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Surgeons and Engineers: A Dialogue on Surgical Simulation

Thank you to all who attended the annual Surgeons and Engineers: A Dialogue on Surgical Simulation meeting on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. You may now register for on-demand access to the 2021 meeting content and recordings.

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During the meeting, the following areas of interest were highlighted:

  • 3D printing for surgery or surgical education
  • Advanced manikins
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Augmented reality for surgery
  • Automated surgical skill assessment
  • Computer-based virtual trainers
  • Educational databases
  • Ergonomics and human factors in surgery
  • Gaming for learning
  • Learning management systems
  • Machine learning
  • Medical/surgical robotics
  • Motion analysis
  • Patient safety and quality improvement
  • Simulator development
  • Standards in simulation technology 
  • Virtual physiology


Through this exchange, we endeavor to promote future collaboration between the surgical and engineering communities. 

Please continue to check back for information as the 2021 ACS Surgeons and Engineers: A Dialogue on Surgical Simulation meeting website is updated.

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Please contact Gyusung Lee, PhD, with any questions regarding this meeting at glee@facs.org or 312-202-5782.