Entries by Simbionix

The First National Laparoscopic Skill Competition – Finals

The First National Laparoscopic Skill Final Competition was held on January 12, 2020 in West China Hospital, Sichuan University.  Forty-two contestants from the qualifying matches of seven regions all around China participated in the competition, and representatives from more than 100 hospitals in nearly 20 provinces and cities attended the event. Simbionix LAP Mentor simulators with a […]

The First National Laparoscopy Skills Competition

The First National Laparoscopy Skills Competition qualifying match was held on December 22, 2019 in seven locations across China with nearly 300 physicians from 90 base hospitals. The competition was broadcast live from Chengdu and Shenzhen, while in Beijing the broadcast used the newly installed 5G network. Hosted by Laparoscopic Surgeons Committee of CMDA Chinese […]

ANGIO Mentor Stroke Training on Bulgarian news

ANGIO Mentor was used in ISEVS Endovascular Academy in Sofia for demonstration and hands-on training of acute stroke intervention. The simulator is used to train for acute stroke intervention and save lives. “Time is of essence when it comes to acute stroke treatment. When we started to train we completed the treatment in an hour […]

First Cardiovascular Simulation Center in Poland

The center was opened at the Medical University of Gdansk and equipped with 5 U/S Mentor and ANGIO Mentor simulators. “No polish university has been able to take a look at simulators” said Prof Michał Fijałkowski, coordinator of the project. Watch Video


U/S Mentor is used to teach Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) as a part of advanced training course in Ukraine, supported by The NATO Science for Peace and Security Programme.  This course is a collaboration between NATO, Harvard University Humanitarian Initiative and Ukraine. The aim of the course is to train junior experts (medical, surgical, […]

Students Train for Africa

8 medical students from the Technion, Haifa and Tel-Aviv University, Israel went through training toward their travel to Uganda, to provide humanitarian aid in a local hospital. Their training focused on ultrasound, using Surgical Science Simbionix, Ultrasound Mentor simulator. The students assist with patient diagnostics using mobile ultrasound devices.