The Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing at the University of Toronto is an outstanding professional faculty that ranks among the premier nursing programs in the world in education and research. Comprised of Canada’s leading nurse researchers and educators whose work is making a significant contribution to knowledge, health policy and future practice, the Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing is committed to ensuring that our students have the best possible learning experience. Our generous level of student support funding, the best in Canada, along with our first-class programs taught by experienced teachers, researchers, outstanding clinicians, and professional leaders, make that vision a reality. Through our state-of-the-art simulation laboratory and our close partnerships with Canada’s leading teaching hospitals (right on our doorstep!), our students receive an outstanding clinical education and graduate as accomplished nursing professionals ready for a dynamic and rewarding career.
The Nursing Simulation Laboratory (SIM Lab) is a state-of-the-art facility that simulates ward, intensive care and isolation settings through computerized adult, pediatric and infant patient simulators. Capability for virtual learning provides this valuable learning resource to a national and international audience.
The Sim Lab provides all resources for students and professionals to conduct new assessments or recertify existing skills. Students, professionals and organizations have the flexibility to self-test exercises building competence and confidence to enhance learning in the clinical practice setting.
Luciana Boic, Administrator, Nursing Simulation Lab