SURG Clerkship

Introductory course to introduce the medical student to clinical concepts of general surgery. This course combines simulation of basic surgical procedures and lecture-style education on core concepts of surgery pathophysiology.

MED Intern Orientation

A case-based approach to introduce Department of Medicine Interns to clinical management principles at MGH.

EM Pediatric In-Situ Curriculum




MED Intern Curriculum, Part I

This course utilizes case-based simulation training for all Department of Medicine interns to introduce them to clinical management principles and protocols at MGH. Communication training is also included. There is an emphasis on how to understand and safely work within …

MED Clerkship

Simulation teaching cases to complement students' ward-based learning and didactic curriculum during the IM clerkship.

PEDI PICU Team Training

Each week the multidisciplinary team of doctors, nurses and respiratory therapists in the pediatric intensive care unit participates in in situ, simulation-based team training exercises to improve their ability as a team to successfully manage critical events that occur in …

ANES CRNA Faculty Development


LL OB-CRICO Team Training

This course for labor and delivery teams focuses on improving crisis resource management team skills, including event management, improved communication (directed, closed-loop and encouraging/inviting speaking-up), and clinical management of two uncommon but challenging obstetric emergencies.

MED Cardiology Fellows Training

This course is a series of special topics for new Fellows in the Cardiology Fellowship.

ANES Pre-Call Curriculum


ANES Intern Curriculum


MED Resident Skills Training

This course provides deliberate practice opportunities for residents to review, practice, and improve key skills needed for patient care.

OR PCA Curriculum


Knight Center


RAD Contrast Reaction

This course uses didactic and hands-on simulation training to teach MDs, RNs, NPs, PAs, and Technologists how to respond to adverse contrast reactions, by learning to identify specific types of reactions and radiologic emergencies, and to select and implement the …

EM Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner Training

This course is designed to assist Emergency Department Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners in becoming familiar with common procedures in the ED. Learners will be introduced to set up, patient positioning, sterile fields, handing and disposal of equipment, risks and …

MED GI Fellow Curriculum


EM Resident Curriculum


EM Procedural Sedation

This course is an element of the privileging process in the MGH Emergency Department. All attending staff and selected nursing staff will complete traditional on-line training and participate in two simulation cases to become familiar with the techniques and protocols …

EM Clerkship

Learners participate in small group simulations demonstrating the essentials of the diagnosis and management of essential diseases, such as pulmonary embolus, massive GI bleed, or STEMI.

LL Community Outreach

Community outreach simulation offers interactive medical simulation to the public to provide greater transparency into common patient conditions and the medical management that occur frequently during hospitalization. By engaging the public in "hands-on" medical simulation, the program aims to improve …

PEDI Junior Curriculum

In the second year of the pediatric longitudinal simulation curriculum, PGY2 residents are placed in simulation cases that reflect situations in which they would realistically find themselves, including being the first responders in the PICU and the delivery room. The …

PEDI Pulmonary Fellow Procedural Skills


NEURO Clerkship

A simulation experience for clerkship students to review the management of two neurologic emergencies – stroke and seizure -- as well as gain experience with lumbar punctures.

PEDI PICU Fellows Training

Once a month, pediatric critical care fellows participate in a variety of simulation-based learning opportunities ranging from procedural skills workshops (i.e. chest tube placement, management of the difficult airway, CVL placement) to leadership training employing high-fidelity manikins and simulated critical …

CARDIAC SURG Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner Training

This course provides PAs and NPs in the Cardiac Surgery service opportunities to routinely practice procedural task commonly encountered in the clinical setting.

PEDI Clerkship

The subinternship in Medicine at MGH is designed to provide students with a wide exposure to common medical problems with an emphasis on increased responsibility for patient care. The primary focus is for learners to gain knowledge and experience in …

ANES Pediatric Resident Skills Training

This orientation curriculum includes skills training using partial task trainers to orient new resident to skills, such as intubation of an infant, IV placement, and caudal block placement. Learners also may participate in case scenarios, such as an airway management …

MED Junior Curriculum

The junior curriculum provides more advanced training in the management of acute hospital events and in more complex patients. There is a focus on leadership skills. A technique known as Rapid Cycle Deliberate Practice, where simulation cases are stopped frequently …

PEDI Senior Curriculum

In the final year of the pediatric longitudinal simulation curriculum, senior residents are placed in simulation cases that reflect situations in which they would realistically find themselves, including leading codes and being the first responder in the NICU. The cases …

PEDI Intern Curriculum

In the first year of the pediatric longitudinal simulation curriculum, PGY1 residents are placed in simulation cases that reflect situations in which they would realistically find themselves, including being the first responder in the ED and on the wards. The …

EM Nurse Residency Program


OBGYN Multidisciplinary L&D Curriculum


EM CME Courses for External Learners

Emergency Medicine Updates is a long-standing MGH conference providing cutting edge lectures and hands-on didactics for community practitioners.

ANES Student RN Anesthetist Training


EM ReSCu Peds


No Current Offerings

ADDICTION MED - Fellows Curriculum


ANES Faculty Development

With modules on a variety of topics, Anesthesia physicians have the opportunity to review and practice various clinical procedures frequently encountered, become for familiar with new or less-frequently deployed equipment, and improve skills.

ANES Pain Fellow Curriculum


ANES Research - Percutaneous Trach


ANES Resident Curriculum

This course provides a variety of sessions for Anesthesia residents to learn, review, and practice necessary skills.

ANES-Research-Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation


ANES-Research-Apollo Hood


ANES-Research-Clinical Decision Support Tool


Anesthesia Clerkship








CARDIAC SURG Nurse Training

This course provides a variety of simulation-based training sessions for Nurses in the Cardiac Surgery Department to learn, review, and practice necessary skills.


Simulation-based team training for the professional teams that contribute to the initiation of ECMO.

CARDIAC SURG Perfusion Curriculum


CARDIO THORACIC SURG Faculty Development


CARDIO THORACIC SURG Resident & Fellows Curriculum


Cardiac Surgery -- Edwards


Center for Global Health - Research Project


DENTAL Resident Curriculum

This course is designed for dental residents to develop competence in the understanding of the indications for and the implementation of essential skills needed for an anesthesia rotation and the management of medical emergencies, e.g. starting IV’s, LMA use, ETT …

ECOTE Clinical Teaching and Education Research Seminars


EM - NFL Curriculum


EM Disaster Preparedness Training

This course is designed for members of MGH emergency response teams to practice the management of crisis situations with significant contaminant impact. Using a variety of cases, participants will practice how to clinically manage a critically ill patient, while wearing …

EM Faculty Development


EM Faculty Development -- CME

In many fields, the development and maintenance of expertise is grounded on the concept of “deliberate practice.” These are typically active tasks that allow for immediate feedback, are structured by an expert teacher, and provide iterative opportunities for guided improvement. …

EM Fellows Procedural Training


EM In-Situ Team Training

In-situ simulation training events are conducted within the Emergency Department as scheduling permits. Brief scenarios are made available to inter-professional groups, including RNs, Attendings, Residents and other ancillary staff while they are on shift. Cases are immediately followed by an …

EM PA Student Curriculum


EM Psychiatry Staff In-Service


EM Resident Sim Shift

Using an immersive simulated ED experience, PGY1 residents learn to manage 7 essential high-risk cases, under direct faculty observation, during a "simulation shift." Each case will require patient admission in which the resident will pass off the virtual patient using …

EM Resident Skills Training

This course provides deliberate practice opportunities for residents to review and improve key skills needed in the Emergency Department.

EM Unbiased De-escalation Curriculum




GYN Oncology Fellows


HMS Capstone


HMS Courses


HMS/MIT Medical Engineering and Medical Physics Program


LL & Harvard University Undergraduate Programs

Students in the Harvard University Undergradute Programs

LL Central Line Protocol

A course of instruction for insertion of central venous catheters via the internal jugular vein using ultrasound guidance. The course covers techniques and equipment, and prepares learners to recognize and treat potential complications commonly associated with this procedures.

LL Danvers Simulation

The MGH Learning Laboratory collaborates with colleagues at Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care (Danvers) providing both on-site and TeleSimulation simulation-based training opportunities.

LL Emergency Dept Interprofessional Team Training

This course provides deliberate practice opportunities for clinicians in Emergency Medicine and General Surgery to improve collaboration through interdisciplinary trauma team training.

LL Faculty Development

This course is designed to support the development of a core group of Learning Laboratory instructors and debriefers. Led by expert simulation educators, the sessions of this course address a variety of topics to help Lab instructors develop and continuously …

LL Multidisciplinary OR Team Training

This program is a multidisciplinary operating room team training with simulation program using full, active OR teams with the goal of creating a stronger culture of safety in the OR. The overarching goal of the program is to move operating …

LL Multidisciplinary Resident Code Training


LL NSMC Pediatric Simulation


LL Procedural Skills In-service for Research Projects


LL Ultrasound-Guided Central Line Placement: Practicum and Pitfalls -- CME

This course in central line placement will include didactic review of the indications and contraindications, along with discussion of the procedure and materials/equipment utilized for central line placement. The hands-on component will include review of the ultrasound equipment and practice …

LL York Hospital (ME) Simulation

The MGH Learning Laboratory collaborates with colleagues at York Hospital in York, Maine to provide both on-site simulation-based training opportunities.

MED Allergy-Immunology

This program focuses on the guidelines and management of anaphylaxis in the clinical setting.

MED Cardiology Research

Special topics in Cardiology.

MED Faculty Development


MED Global Health

Medicine residents will explore how social factors and systems contribute to health disparities; examine local and global programs working for health equity; review different career models of physician leaders engaging in health equity and build pragmatic clinical skills to care …

MED Hospital Medicine Faculty Development

Hospital medicine clinicians encompass a diverse background of clinicians including certified NPs, PAs and physicians. This course offers training to assist with onboarding and orienting hospital medicine clinicians to the variety of systems of care offered at MGH to assist …

MED Hospital Medicine Unit APP Students and Medical Students

This course provides NP and PA students rotating on the Hospital Medicine service with opportunities for deliberate practice of acute clinical scenarios and common procedures encountered during their clinical rotation. With modules on a variety of topics, rotating students have …

MED Intern Curriculum, Part II

The second part of the intern curriculum runs during the Spring. There is a focus on critically-ill patients, peri-codes, and codes with ACLS. There is increased focus on leadership skills in acute events.

MED Pulmonary & Critical Care Fellows Training

The course provides the first year trainee in pulmonary & critical care medicine with a simulation experience for 1) vascular access, including central lines and intraosseous line, 2) thoracentesis, 3) bronchoscopy, and 4) the use of ultrasound as it relates …

MED Pulmonary Faulty Development


MED Resident Training


MED Rural Health Procedure Curriculum

Rural health practitioners need a broad-based set of cognitive and procedural skills to meet the needs of low-income populations with limited health care access. In this course, we aim to teach relevant procedural skills to early-career rural primary care providers …



MGH CME Courses


MGH Center for Gun Violence Prevention

The Center for Gun Violence Prevention is a multidisciplinary initiative at Massachusetts General Hospital dedicated to preventing firearm-related violence and promoting safety in the homes and communities of the patients we serve.

NEPHROL Fellows Skills Training


NEURO APP Curriculum


NEURO ICU - APP Curriculum


NEURO ICU Fellows Curriculum


NEURO Resident Curriculum

This simulation-based course is designed to introduce junior neurology residents to a series of neurologic emergencies. Small groups of residents participate prior to their first ED shift or ICU night shift to help them develop the critical thinking skills and …

NEURO Residents - Health Equity


NICU NP Curriculum


NURSING-Guarracino Research

Evaluating the Perceptions of Critical Care Nurses on the Simulation-Based Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) Re-Certification Course

NURSING-Vascular Access Team


OBGYN Clerkship


OBGYN Resident Skills


ONCOL Nurse Practitioner Training

This course provides a simulation-based orientation of new Oncology nurse practitioners. In several general medicine cases. participants will learn how to manage common medical scenarios that occur on the Oncology inpatient wards, to recognize pending clinical instability of inpatients, and …

ORTHO Intern Orientation

This course on hip and knee arthroplasty begins with a three-day didactic session learning the principles of arthroplasty and the basic surgical technique in arthroplasty. An additional day, outside of the MGH Learning Lab, applied the learned principles doing arthroplasty …

ORTHO PCA Procedural Skills


PACU APP Curriculum


PEDI Emerson TeleSimulation

Pediatric providers at community hospitals are expected to respond to a myriad of pediatric emergencies, yet most feel uncomfortable and unprepared to do so given the rarity with which they are faced with such emergencies. In this collaboration between Mass …

PEDI Faculty Development


PEDI Gastroenterology Fellow Curriculum


PEDI Inpatient Unit Curriculum


PEDI MEEI Team Training

This collaboration between Mass General and the Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary allows clinicians and ancillary staff from both institutions to practice coordinated responses to mock code and other emergency medical situations.

PEDI Night Sim

These sessions are conducted on the Pediatric patient floors and provide an opportunity for the care teams to practice procedures and enhance skills in the delivery of safe and efficient patient care.

PEDI Nursing Curriculum




PEDI PCA Procedural Training


PEDI Resident Curriculum


PEDI Skills Training

A series of sessions designed for pediatric residents to learn, practices and improve a variety of clinical skills.

PERIOP SERV Skills Training

This program accommodates training needs for all clinicians and staff in the OR when new procedures and/or products are introduced, tested, or implemented.

PULM Pulmonary Function Technician Curriculum


Police & Security


RAD Interventional Radiology Training

Interventional Radiology is a procedure based unit that uses an array of products using image guidance. This program enables Fellows, Residents and Technologist the opportunity to become familiar with these products in a simulation setting.

Radiology Procedural Skills


SURG - Stop the Bleed


SURG APP ICU Curriculum









The SAGES Fundamentals of Endoscopic SurgeryTM (FES) program is a comprehensive educational and assessment tool designed to teach and evaluate the fundamental knowledge, clinical judgment and technical skills required in the performance of basic gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopic surgery (endoscopy). Our …


FLS is a comprehensive web-based education module that includes a hands-on skills training component and assessment tool designed to teach the physiology, fundamental knowledge, and technical skills required in basic laparoscopic surgery. Our goal is to provide surgical residents, fellows …


FUSE, is an educational program comprised of an interactive web-based multimedia-enhanced didactic curriculum and an online multiple choice cognitive exam. The program is being designed to certify that a successful candidate has the demonstrated knowledge fundamental to the safe use …

SURG Intern Orientation

A basic introductory course for all Surgery Interns to various surgery-related tasks and skills, including suturing, airway management, catheter placement, IV placement, and laparoscopic instruments.

SURG Nursing


SURG PACTS Curriculum

The cultural dexterity curriculum, known as PACTS (Provider Awareness Cultural Dexterity Toolkit for Surgeons) focuses on developing cognitive skills to adapt to individual patients' needs to ensure personal, patient-centered surgical care.

SURG Physician Assistant Procedural Training


SURG Resident Skills Training

A series of sessions for surgical residents to learn, practice, and improve a variety of surgical skills.

SURG SICU Procedural Training


SURG SICU Team Training

A in-situ multidisciplinary training program for team members in the Surgical ICU designed with cases addressing high-risk/low-frequency medical events in that unit. This program emphasizes the need for role clarity during critical events in the ICU, encourages team members to …

SURG Vascular Surgery Residents


UME Principal Clinical Experience

The Principal Clinical Experience (PCE) provides a clinical base for exposure to the broad disciplines of medicine and experiences essential to credentialing as a licensed physician.

UME Procedural Skills


UROL Resident Skills


VASC SURG Resident Skills