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Meet the iSIM Course Directors
S. Barry Issenberg, MD - University of Miami

Barry Issenberg is the Center’s Assistant Director, the Assistant Dean for Research in Medical Education and Professor of Medicine. As Director of Research and Technology, Dr. Issenberg serves as Project Director for 
the development and evaluation of the new  Harvey, the Cardiopulmonary Patient Simulator and the UMedic Multimedia Curriculum. Currently, hundreds of medical centers worldwide uses “Harvey” and UMedic in their teaching programs to train over 50,000 learners annually.
Dr. Issenberg leads the research activities of a national consortium of clinicians and medical educators from 14 medical centers. The consortium has designed, implemented and published the results of several multi-center studies that have shown the effectiveness of simulation technology to teach and assess clinical skills. He also serves on several national and international committees related to medical education and healthcare simulation.