iEXCEL Digital Pulse
November 2020 | Volume 6 Issue 9

Global leadership in improving human performance & effectiveness in healthcare
OrthoNebraska team practiced a spine and navigation procedure in the Davis Global Center
iEXCEL November Highlights
Graduate Medical Education
Emergency Medicine residents improve ultrasound skills and diagnostic accuracy.
Interprofessional Education
Fourth year students from the Colleges of Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy simulated cardiac emergencies.
Interprofessional Collaboration
Departments of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Anesthesiology, Nursing, and Perfusion practiced teamwork using a cardiopulmonary bypass simulation.
Additional Highlights
Working with OPS
Omaha Public Schools partnered with UNMC to develop a plan for COVID-19 testing in the classroom. The iEXCEL production team created an instructional video to help students and their families understand testing procedures and the importance of this pilot program.

VRIA Graduation
Congratulations to the second cohort of graduates from the iEXCEL Virtual Reality Innovation Academy (VRIA)! This program provided students with theoretical and practical knowledge for successful careers in 3D content creation.

iEXCEL at Infotec 2020
Attended by over 400 participants from across the globe, Dr. Pamela Boyers' keynote at Infotec 2020 showcased innovative technologies and their applications within health care.

Don’t forget to reach out to us directly or through our Gateway App with questions about how to access the Davis Global Center and/or receive support in creating your simulation or visualization scenario.

Thank you, to our faculty, students, researchers, industry collaborators, and all our community supporters for this tremendous opportunity to make a difference in the outcomes of patient care. As we come to the close of 2020, we believe that iEXCEL is well underway and ready to enter 2021.

We look forward to seeing you in the new year and wish you a happy and safe holiday season.

Sincere Regards,

Pam Boyers, PhD
Associate Vice Chancellor, iEXCEL
4111 Emile Street
Omaha, NE 68105
402-559-2442 (phone)