Recent Publications and Poster Presentations

Publications

  • Lovett M, Phung M, Biffar D, Hamilton A, Lee B, Tzou D. Development of a Low-Cost, High-Fidelity Simulator for Ultrasound-Guided Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL). The Journal of Urology, 2020. 203_supplement 4_e688.  
  • Srikar A, Situ-LaCasse E, Acuna J, Irving S, Weaver C, Samsel K, Biffar DE, Motlagh M, Sakles J. Integration of Pre-intubation Ultrasound into Airway Management Course: A Novel Training Program. Indian J Crit Care Med. 2020 24(3): 179-183.
  • Gabrysz-Forget F, Bonds M, Lovett M, Alseidi A, Ghaderi I, Nepomnayshy D. Advanced Training in Laparoscopic Suturing Curriculum (ATLAS): Is Mastery Learning In Residency Feasible to Achieve Expert Level Performance in Laparoscopic Suturing? Journal of Surgical Education, 2020. 77(5):1138-45. 
  • Hughes KE, Hughes PG, Cahir T, Plitt J, Ng V, Bedrick E, Ahmed RA. Advanced closed-loop communication training: the blindfolded resuscitation. BMJ Simulation and Technology Enhanced Learning. Published Online First: 20 December 2019. doi: 10.1136/bmjstel-2019-000498.
  • Lovett M, Katz J, Lee S, Biffar DE, Hamilton A, Nguyen M, Hua H. Evaluation of Learning Curve and Peripheral Awareness Using a Novel Multiresolution Foveated Laparoscope.  Proceedings for SpringSim 2019, The Society for Modeling & Simulation International, IEEE Xplore, ISBN: 978-1-7281-3547-2, Jun. 10, 2019.
  • Collins C, Biffar DE, Lovett M, Holder K, Yonsetto P, Holcomb M, Weinstein R, Hamilton A.  The Use of Remote and Traditional Facilitation to Evaluate Telesimulation to Support Interprofessional Education and Processing in Healthcare Simulation Training.  Proceedings for SpringSim 2019, The Society for Modeling & Simulation International, IEEE Xplore, ISBN: 978-1-7281-3547-2, Jun. 10, 2019.
  • Hamilton AJ, Biffar DE, Lovett M, Rozenblit J, Weinstein R, Kanda, J. When Hollywood Inspires Medicine: New Concepts in the Design and Architecture of Medical Simulation Facilities to Support Inter-Professional Healthcare Education and Training. Proceedings for SpringSim 2019, The Society for Modeling & Simulation International, IEEE Xplore, ISBN: 978-1-7281-3547-2, Jun. 10. 2019.
  • Hughes K E, Biffar D, Ahanonu E O, et al. (September 18, 2018) Evaluation of an Innovative Bleeding Cricothyrotomy Model. Cureus 10(9): e3327. doi:10.7759/cureus.3327.
  • Ng V, Plitt J, Biffar DE. Development of a Novel Ultrasound Peritonsillar Abscess Model for Simulation Training. West J Emerg Med. 2018 19;1:172-6.

Poster Presentations

  • “Design and Evaluation of an immersive pandemic exercise for interprofessional healthcare education utilizing virtual experts” at the 8th Annual Interprofessional Rural Health Professions Conference via Zoom on 3 April 2020.  
  • “Pilot Study: Evaluation of Interprofessional Education through Telesimulation using Remote and Live Facilitation” at the 8th Annual Interprofessional Rural Health Professions Conference via Zoom on 3 April 2020.  
  • “Can Nurse Practitioner Students Learn Point-of-Care Ultrasound Applications after One-Day Training Session?” at the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, Orlando, FL, April 6 – 10, 2019.
  • “Evaluation of an Innovative Bleeding Cricothyrotomy Model” at the International Meeting for Simulation in Healthcare. San Antonio, TX. January 2019.  
  • “Pilot Study: Evaluation of Interprofessional Education through Telesimulation using Remote and Live Facilitation” at the 2018 Telemedicine and Telehealth Service Provider Summit in Glendale, AZ on 8 October 2018. 
  • “Pilot Study: Evaluation of Interprofessional Education through Telesimulation using Remote and Live Facilitation” at the 2018 Medical Education Research Day in Tucson, AZ on 23 March 2018.