The American Society of Anesthesiologist (ASA) endorsement is a symbol of an elite, top-quality simulator-based training facility. Here is the announcement of our ASA endorsement:
New York, New York—9/10/09 The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai's Department of Anesthesiology's HELPS (Human Emulation, Education, and Evaluation Lab for Patient Safety) Center is pleased to announce that it achieved the coveted endorsement of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA). The HELP Center Simulation Program is one of an elite group of only 18 centers nationwide, and the only one in the New York metropolitan area with such a distinction.
"We are proud of the work we have been doing at Mount Sinai and the ASA's endorsement further supports the caliber of high-stakes training we provide to physicians at all levels of practice; medical students, residents and attending physicians" said Dr. Adam Levine, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Director of the HELPS Center program at Mount Sinai.