Construction is Complete - VA Palo Alto Health Care System
Attention A T users. To access the menus on this page please perform the following steps. 1. Please switch auto forms mode to off. 2. Hit enter to expand a main menu option (Health, Benefits, etc). 3. To enter and activate the submenu links, hit the down arrow. You will now be able to tab or arrow up or down through the submenu options to access/activate the submenu links.

VA Palo Alto Health Care System


Construction is Complete

New 14,000 sq. ft. Simulation Center Wing of the Learning Center

Latest newsSim Center (Wing of the Learning Center) is certified LEED Silver!

A new Simulation Center Wing adjacent to the new Learning Center will replace the current 2,000 sq. ft. Simulation Center located in the basement of Building 100. The access and circulation between these two facilities will be optimized to take advantage of common or shared areas whenever possible.

The new Simulation Center Wing will provide state-of-the-art medical training for over 1,300 medical students, interns, and residents each year in virtually all specialties and subspecialties, and will include:

  • Clinical care simulation rooms (e.g., operating room, emergency room, ICU, patient room) with an adjacent control, storage and support rooms
  • Skill labs for invasive procedures, surgery, and general medical care
  • Training and related rooms: Computer training rooms, learner debriefing / holding rooms, and actor clinic room
  • Offices, support, and other spaces
  • Construction completion: May 2018
  • View construction photos (start to finish)

Rendering of the new Simulation Center Wing
View more renderings