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Funding Agency:

Department of Defense U.S. Army Medical Research and Material Command

Principal Investigator:

Carla M. Pugh, MD, PhD, FACS


Simulation Engineering for Surgical Education (SEnSE) Lab


General Surgery

Project Summary:

The work on this DoD grant aims to model skills decay using a comparative control design and a cognitive learning intervention. The goal is to deliver valid and reliable training and assessment strategies that can be used to identify vulnerable skills and significantly reduce knowledge and skills decay. Copyright © 2017 The Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System