MSc student                                                                                        September, 2014 - Present

David is a surgeon from Colombia currently completing his Masters in Experimental Surgery at the SSRL. His research interests include methods for evaluating surgical performance and haptic feedback.

Rositsa Bogdanova

​PhD student,                                                                                                       May, 2013 - Present

Rosi completed her Medical Doctor degree at the University of Pleven, Bulgaria in 2002. After her graduation, she worked as an attending physician at emergency department for 5 years. Her current research interest involves studying the depth perception of surgeons in Minimally Invasive Surgery.

MSc student, CIP Program July, 2014 - Present 

Simon completed medicine at the University of Alberta prior to residency training in general surgery. He is currently completing his Masters in Experimental Surgery at the SSRL as part of the Clinician Investigator Program. His research interests include motion analysis in open surgical simulation and new objective methods for evaluating surgical performance.

GRADUATE students

wenjing he

PhD student                 September, 2014 - Present

Wenjing obtained her Master degree in general surgery from Shantou University in 2014. She is currently completing her PhD in Experimental Surgery at SSRL. Her research interest is team cognition assessment and training. Her researches focus on applying dual eye-tracking for the measurement of team cognition and training in laparoscopic surgery and endoscopy.

surgical simulation research lab