Enabling wider sharing of knowledge, expertise, and educational innovation related to simulated practice across the healthcare professions

The ASSERT Centre, University College Cork, Ireland

ASSERT Surgical

Worldclass medical simulation training and education facility
State of the Art purpose built facility – completed in April 2016
Surgical Skills lab with cadaver facilities
Hi-fi simulation suites with data management
Research Facilities


The ASSERT Centre has recently joined ASPiH as an Institutional member, Angela Crowley, the Centre's Business Manager, is excited not only about the promotion opportunities for their new Simulation Training Centre but also 'looking forward to becoming members of ASPiH and participating in events'


Brilliant opportunity to advance your career in healthcare with their MSc in Technology Enhanced Learning for Health


Launched by the ASSERT Centre at University College Cork, this programme may be of interest to you or a colleague. The aim of the programme is to enable successful graduates to have a good understanding of how the learning and practice of modern healthcare can be facilitated and augmented with the use of simple and advanced technologies.


The programme provides participants with appropriate learning opportunities and tools to acquire the knowledge and skills for Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) and a critical understanding of TEL in healthcare context from research based practice. This MSc will enable graduates to successfully design, develop, implement and evaluate effective healthcare education, particularly incorporating the use of
simulation techniques, supported by the appropriate application of TEL. Download MSc in TELH

For more information telephone on +353 21 420 5605 (Prof Anthony G Gallagher or Dr. Patrick Henn) or email tracy.ahern@ucc.ie