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Published Friday, July 7th, 2017

Innovations in Liquid Ventilation and the Future of Surgical Simulation

Innovations in Liquid Ventilation and the Future of Surgical Simulation

Episode 20, Ronald Hirschl

In this episode, we’ll be talking with Dr. Ronald Hirschl, the Arnold G. Coran Collegiate Professor of Pediatric Surgery and the Head of the Department of Pediatric Surgery at C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital at the University of Michigan. Dr. Hirschl will be discussing some of his research on liquid ventilation and artificial lungs, two topics that seem to come straight out of a Sci-Fi movie! In addition, Dr. Hirschl will be addressing some of the recent changes in the realm of surgical training and will be elaborating on some exciting innovations in this field, like surgical simulators. Recorded 1/11/17

Show Notes

Watch Dr. Hirschl’s full Surgery Grand Rounds Talk, in addition to his presentation for Pediatric Grand Rounds

Interested in learning more about Dr. Hirschl? Check out his clinician profile.

Learn more about the research being done on liquid ventilation, and artificial lungs.

Watch the trailer for 1989 Sci-Fi Thriller The Abyss

Read about Dr. Hirschl’s research on the current status of surgical education.

See some of the exciting innovations in the world of surgical simulation.


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