Global medical conferences
Our surgical simulators travel the world. If you are interested in a hands-on demo of our training systems, find out when they will be in your neighborhood!
Can an increase of chocolate consumption make you win the Nobel prize?
August 18, 2014A study conducted by Dr. Franz H. Messerli, published in “The New England Journal of Medicine”, constitutes a correlation between the amount of chocolate consumed and the number of Nobel laureates in different countries. Switzerland is the perfect example: highest chocolate consumption per capita, and highest number of Nobel laureates…
Virtual Mirena® and Jaydess® placement @ ESC congress 2014
June 09, 2014The 13th congress of the European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health (ESC) took place May 28 – 31, 2014 in Lisbon, Portugal. The VirtaMed PelvicSim™ also travelled to Lisbon for extensive training of IUD placements.
Busy VirtaMed simulators at surgical summit in Nancy, France
March 28, 2014At the university of Lorraine, Nancy, France, latest surgical training equipment awaits behind every door. About 20 rooms are either fully equipped operating rooms for animal training, or contain state-of-the-art virtual reality trainers.
ArthroS™ FAST module - Fundamentals of Arthroscopic Surgery Training
March 03, 2014The major American orthopaedic associations ABOS, AAOS and AANA implemented a mandate last year to further improve and standardize surgical education in the field of arthroscopy. They created a program called FAST (Fundamentals of Arthroscopic Surgery Training) which VirtaMed has now incorporated into ArthroS™.