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Our Team

The SASC faculty has extensive experience in simulation technology and education. Supported by a multi-discipline advisory board and curriculum committee, the SASC team works to develop and implement programs and curricula for students and professionals in all medical fields.


Daniel B. Jones, MD

Chief, Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery
Professor, Surgery, Harvard Medical School

John Pawlowski, MD

Director, Thoracic Anesthesia
Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Harvard Medical School


David Fobert

Operations Manager

Michael McBride, RN

Simulation & Skills Specialist

Darren Tavernelli, RN, RRT

Simulation & Skills Specialist

Advisory Board

Mark Callery, MD Chief, Division of General Surgery

Elena Canacari RN Director of Perioperative Services

Elliot Chaikof, MD Chair, Department of Surgery

Jules Dienstag, MD Dean for Medical Education, Harvard Medical School

Guy Fish, MD Board of Directors, BIDMC

David Fobert Operations Manager, Simulation and Skills Center

James Gordon, MD Director, Harvard Medical School Simulation Center

Paula Henry Chair, Patient Care Assessment and Quality Committee

Daniel Jones, MD Co-Director, Simulation and Skills Center

Tara Kent, MD Program Director, Surgery

Mark Leuchtenberger Education Subcommittee Board

Stanley Lewis, MD Senior Vice President of Network Integration

Marsha Maurer, RN Acting COO, BIDMC

Nancy Oriol, MD Dean, Student Affairs HMS

John Pawlowski, MD, PhD Co-Director, Simulation and Skills Center

DeWayne Pursley, MD Chief, Neonatology

Stuart Rosenberg, MD CEO, HMFP

Kenneth Sands, MD Vice President of Health Care Quality

Richard Schwartzstein, MD Vice President of Education

Brett Simon, MD, PhD Chair, Anesthesia & Critical Care

Vikhas Sukhatme, MD PhD Chief Academic Officer

Richard Wolfe, MD Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine

Hope Ricciotti,MD Acting Chair, Department Obstetrics and Gynecology

Mark Zeidel, MD Chair, Department of Medicine

Contact Information

Simulation and Skills Center
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Shapiro Clinical Building, Rm G20
330 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215