Advanced Procedure Education Center

The experienced staff and technical resources of the Advanced Procedure Education Center covers the full range of needs required by advanced surgical, medical, and nursing learners.  Our state-of-the-art facility promotes the advancement of surgical skills through:

  • Hands-on skills stations
  • Box trainers
  • Laparoscopic training
  • Video conferencing
  • Wet or dry lab work
  • Cadaver and specimen work
  • Virtual reality training for real-time tactile feedback and performance data

Expert faculty provides innovative learning opportunities where skills can be learned to mastery.

Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery Test Center

The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) recognizes Loyola's Advanced Procedure Education Center as an official Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery Test Center.  

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