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Medical Simulation Publications/Presentations

Publication Archive
Manuscript Publications

  1. Raphael D, Lin S, Canales C, Beaulieu K, Ricks C. Obstructive Mucus Plug in the Prone Position. MedEdPORTAL Publications; 2015. Available from:​publication/​10016​10.15766/​mep_2374-8265.10016
  2. Abdelshehid, C, Quach, S, Nelson, C, Graversen, J, Lusch, A, Zarraga, J, Alipanah, R, Landman, J, McDougall, E.  High-Fidelity Simulation-Based Team Training in Urology: Evaluation of Technical and Nontechnical Skills of Urology Residents During Laproscopic Partial Nephresctomy.  Journal of Surgical Education, September/October 2013, Volume 70/Number 5.
  3. Shbeeb, A, Nelson, C, Strom, S, Mecca, R.  Postanesthesia Care Unit Simulation: Acute Upper Airway Obstruction Secondary to Laryngospasm.  Case Report.  Simulation in Healthcare, Vol. 8, Number 2, April 2013
  4. Gavazza, P, Rosenbaum, A, Canales, C, Kudrick, N, Lin, S. Intraoperative Rhabdomyolysis:  Simulation Case Scenario. Simulation in Healthcare, Oct 2011; 6(5): 304-9.  PMID: 21979829
  5. Chun D, Gavazza P, Hollister C, Canales C, Lin S. Simulation Scenario- Myocardial Ischemia in a Patient with a Cardiac Transplant after Subarachnoid Block . MedEdPORTAL; 2011. Available from:
  6. Cannesson, M., Pestal G., Ricks, C., Hoeft, A., Perel, A.  “Hemodynamic Monitoring and Management in Patients Undergoing High Risk Surgery: A Survey among North American and European Anesthesiologists.”  Crit Care. 2011 Aug 15: 15(4)

Book/Chapter Publication

  1. Ricks, C. “Addison’s Disease,” Chapter 6, Essence of Anesthesia Practice, 3e, 2010.

Abstract Publications

  1. Ricks, C., Beaulieu, K., Gohil, S., Rahman, A.  High Fidelity Medical Student Microbiology Simulation.  Presented at IMSH 2015.  Published in Simulation in Healthcare: The Journal of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare, December 2014 (9:6), Pg. 464.
  2. Ricks, C., Lin, S., Canales, C., Nelson, C., Strom, S.  Evaluation of Simulation Education using Anesthesia Information System.  Presented at IMSH 2014.  Published in Simulation in Healthcare: The Journal of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare, December 2013, Pg. 581.
  3. Charlotte Lee, Bernie Milbury, Maureen Movius, Cameron Ricks, Ryan Lombardi, Kenneth Seiff.  Interprofessional Communication and Teamwork for Improving Clinical Outcomes.  Presented at the “Magic in Teaching” Conference, Irvine, California.  November 13, 2013. 
  4. Suzanne Strom, Luanna Yang, Cecilia Canales, Ryan Abrego, Jamie Gould, Mark Langdorf. Resuscitation Reality Check: Using High-Fidelity Simulation to Evaluate Graduating 4th Year Medical Students' Resuscitation Skills for Curricular Assessment.  Presented at IMSH 2012.
  5. Jason Y. Lee*, Phillip Mucksavage, Neil Shah, Cecilia Canales, Elspeth M McDougall, Sharon Lin. High Fidelity Team-based Simulation Training: Laparoscopic Renal Vein Injury Scenario. Presented at the 29th World Congress of Endourology and SWL (WCE2011) in Kyoto, Japan December 2011.
  6. Cameron J. Ricks, M.D., Neil S. Shah, M.D., Cecilia Canales, M.P.H., Jason Lee, M.D., Sharon L. Lin, M.D Assessment of Anesthesiology Resident Non-Technical Skills Using a High-Fidelity Simulated Renal Vein Injury Model. Presented in Chicago Oct 2011 to be published at Anesthesiology October 2011. A170
  7. Darren R. Raphael, M.D.,M.B.A., Cecilia Canales, M.P.H., Zeev N. Kain, M.D.,M.B.A., Suzanne L. Strom, M.D., Sharon Lin, M.D. Simulation-Based Interviews Identify Outlier Anesthesiology Residency Candidates. Presented in Chicago. Oct 2011 to be published at Anesthesiology October 2011. A170
  8. Cecilia Canales, Sharon Lin, Suzanne Strom, Jason Lee, Zeev Kain. Surgical Simulation Training Enhances Anesthesiology Resident Communication in the Operating Room.  Presented at 2011 ACGME Annual Educational Conference, Nashville Tennessee.
  9. Lin, S, Raphael, D, Canales, C, Strom, S, Kain, Z. Simulation-Based Interviews for Selection of Anesthesiology Residency Candidates. Anesthesia & Anesthesiology. 2011 S-146. Presented at IARS 2011 in Vancouver

Workshop Presentations

  1. Ricks, C., Ahearn, S., Beaulieu, K., Abrego, R., Strom, S.  Integrating High-Fidelity Simulation into your OSCEs.  Podium Presentation 2014 International Meeting for Simulation in Healthcare, January 2014.
  2. Park C, Strom S. Milestones: Patient Care 1. Workshop presented at the Society for Education in Anesthesia (SEA) Meeting, SEA Simulation Committee, June 2013, Salt Lake City, UT.
  3. Park C, Pardo M, Littlewood K, Navedo A, Strom S. Simulation Instructors Course: Preparation for MOCA. Preconference workshop presented at the Society for Education in Anesthesia (SEA) Meeting, SEA Simulation Committee, May 2013, Salt Lake City, UT.
  4. Kacmar R, Theilken L, Jasper L, Park C, Strom S.  Simulation Design and Debriefing for Dummies. Workshop presented at the International Meeting for Simulation in Healthcare, January 2013, Orlando, FL.
  5. Arciaga P, Banerjee A, Blevins A, Campbell C, Dean L, Hatch D, Hwang J, Kacmar R, Levy R, Lighthall D, Lipman S, Liu L, McIvor W, Pardo M, Park C, Ross V, Shimabukuro D, Steigler M, Strom S, Thomas J, Torsher L, Wald S, Weigner M. Simulation LIVE! Workshop presented at the 2012 annual meeting for the American Society of Anesthesiologists, October 2012, Washington,D.C.
  6. Park, CS, Strom, SL, Littlewood, KE, Pardo, MC. Incorporating Simulation to Meet the ACGME Simulation Requirement. Workshop presented at Society for Education in Anesthesia (SEA) Meeting, June 2012, Milwaukee, WI.
  1. Cecilia Canales, MPH, Corey Nelson, MD; Ryan Abrego; Jamie Gould, BS; Cameron Ricks, MD; Suzanne Strom, MD. Simulation Beyond the Manikin. Workshop presented at the American Association of Medical Colleges, Western Group on Educational Affairs Meeting, Monterrey, CA, April 2012.
  1. Suzanne Strom, Cecilia Canales. How to integrate medical simulation into all four years of the medical school curriculum in six months or less. Presented at WGEA for AAMC in Stanford, CA on May 2011.
  2. Cecilia Canales, Jamie Gould, Ryan Abrego, Cameron Ricks. Contingency Planning for Confederates.  Presented at the First Regional meeting on Simulation at Loma Linda, CA on April 2011
  3. Sharon Lin, MD; Suzanne Strom, MD; Cecilia Canales, MPH; Ela Cudilo, MD; Levina Tran, MD; Shelby Walters, MD; Elena Paik Chung, MD; Stephanie Cha, MD; Ryan Abrego. An Evening of Simulation.”  Presented at the American Association of Clinical Directors (AACD) Perioperative Leadership Summit.  March 2011.
  4. Sharon Lin, MD; Suzanne Strom, MD; Cecilia Canales, MPH; Jason Lee, MD and Zeev Kain, MD, MBA.  Impact of Cross-Training on Perspectives in the Operating Room: Surgical Simulation for Anesthesiology Residents.  Presented at International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH) January 2011
  5. Suzanne Strom, MD; Cecilia Canales, MPH; Sharon Lin, MD. MOCA Preparation: Simulation Based Training in Critical Incident Management and Teamwork.  Presented at the American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, October 16, 2010

Grants Submitted
Ricks C, Beaulieu K. (2013) Inter-professional Team Critical Incident (ITCI) Training. Josiah Macy Jr. Board Grant
Ricks C, Beaulieu K (2014) Inter-professional Team Critical Incident (ITCI) Training. UniHealth Foundation

Ricks C, et al. (2014) UC Simulation Consortium.  University of California Office of the President.