Medical Students

UCSF Medical Students

Simulator Program information

  • All first year UCSF medical students learn about cardiovascular pharmacology in the evaluation of a simulated patient in the emergency department setting.
  • All first year UCSF medical students learn about differential diagnosis of a common respiratory complaint a simulated patient in the hospital setting.
  • All first year UCSF medical students learn applied pharmacology by performing a general anesthetic on the patient simulator. They consolidate knowledge in small group sessions that follow the hands-on simulation.
  • Third and fourth year UCSF medical students in the Anesthesia 110 clerkship manage common adverse patient events as they perform a general anesthetic on the simulator.
  • Fourth year medical students on their various Anesthesia 140 electives manage common adverse patient events in the operating room or ICU setting.