The Mission of the Goodman Surgical Education Center
The mission of the Department of Surgery at Stanford University is to provide excellent patient care, to deliver outstanding undergraduate and graduate education, and furthermore to invent the future of Surgery through a commitment to basic science, clinical research and innovation. To this end, the Goodman Surgical Education Center at Stanford is an integral part of these missions, and of the broad education programs throughout Stanford University School of Medicine.
This is an American College of Surgeons – Education Institutes Accredited Fellowship in Simulation and Education in Surgery. The intent of the fellowship is to equip surgeons with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for leadership positions in undergraduate and graduate medical education.
OR Inter-professional Communication Education Program for Teamwork. interCEPT provides improvement of interdisciplinary communication and teamwork in the operating room in-situ sumulation and debrief.
The Goodman Surgical Education Center provides Tours and Outreach Opportunities for the community and for students who are interested in careers in medicine.