Mangaluru, Mar 4, 2017: Dr. Sharan Prakash Patil, Hon’ble Minister for Medical Education, Govt. of Karnataka inaugurated the NU-MEDISIM (Nitte University – Medical Simulation Centre for Advanced Clinical Skill Training) on 3rd March 2017 at Justice K.S. Hegde Charitable Hospital, Deralakatte. During the occasion Sri. N.V. Hegde Chancellor Nitte University, Pro-Chancellors Dr. Shantharam Shetty and Mr. Vishal Hegde, Director Finance & Planning Sri. Rajendra. M, Registrar Dr. M.S. Moodithaya, Deans and Principals of Nitte University Institutions were present.
The state-of-the-art NU-MEDISIM developed at a cost of around 9 crores provides facilities for training the Medical, Dental and Nursing students in Clinical Skills as well as non-technical skills in an advanced simulated environment. The Centre is designed to enhance the quality of Medical Education and training leading to improved safety and outcome of patient care.