LBA CEO Richard Pizzi speaking at the MED ED Facilities Conference

Richard Pizzi, CEO at Lavallee Brensinger Architects, will be speaking on Clinical Simulation Centers at the MED ED Facilities Conference in Boston on April 1, 2014.

Where Healthcare and Education Meet; Medical Education and Clinical Simulation Centers session will identify the key factors in creating a successful simulation center. Included will be:

  • Initial Planning
  • Program / Space Development
  • Case Studies and Design
  • Opportunities to Test Equipment, Materials, Building Systems, and Process Improvements
  • Lessons Learned
  • Making the Case
  • Current and Future Trends
  • Questions and Answers

The session will be held April 1, 2014 from 8:00 – 9:30 a.m. at the MED ED Facilities Conference at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston, MA.

Richard Pizzi has focused the past seven years on the research, programming, and design of medical education and clinical simulation centers. His efforts have included first-hand observations of individual and various team training scenarios, which provided valuable insight into the use of the simulation labs from the viewpoint of both a learner and observer. Richard Pizzi has led the programming and design of several medical education and clinical simulation facilities at regionally and nationally recognized institutions including: The University of Vermont / Fletcher Allen Health Care, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Concord Hospital, Western Connecticut Health Network / Danbury Hospital, Keene State College, and Bryant University.