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Ronald D. Gottesman, MDCM, FRCPC, FAAP, FCCM
Interim Director

Dr. Gottesman is a Full Professor of Pediatrics and an Associate Member of the Ingram School of Nursing at McGill University. He is the Interim Director of the Arnold and Blema Steinberg Medical Simulation Centre, Division Head and Medical Director of the Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, a Member of the McGill Centre for Medical Education and an Affiliate Member of the McGill Teaching and Learning Services. He is currently Chair-elect of the Specialty Committee in the Critical Care Medicine (Adult and Pediatric) at the RCPSC.

Kevin Lachapelle, MD, FRCPS(C), FACS
Adair Family Chair in Surgical Education and Vice-Chair of Surgery (Education)

Linda Crelinsten RN, MA
Assistant Director

Linda Crelinsten is responsible for the daily operations of the Arnold and Blema Steinberg Medical Simulation Centre. She schedules all of the educational activities that take place at the Centre. Linda is a graduate of the Teaching Scholars Program. She is a member of the Order of Nurses of Quebec, the Association of Standardized Patient Educators and the Society for Simulation in Health Care.

Thomas M. Hemmerling, MD
Associate Director, Technology Development and Innovation

Melina C. Vassiliou, MD, M.Ed., FRCS (C)
Associate Director - Procedural Skills Simulation

Taoufik Akkad Wattar, M.B., B. CH.
Clinical Manager

Guylaine Neveu, RRT
Simulation Trainer

Nick Burton
Standardized Patient Trainer/Coordinator

Leslie Baker, BA, MA, MFA
Standardized Patient Trainer/Coordinator

Stephanie Tassé-Smith, BA

Cindy Bolduc

Simali Perera, MD
Surgical Skills Coordinator

Amy Alt, BFA, AAS

Dawn Bernard, BA
Administrative Coordinator

Chris Nachaj
Standardized Patient Administrative Coordinator

Terrie Quilatan
AV/IT Technician