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technical medical simulation centre

The TechMed Simulation Centre (former ECTM) offers the latest state of the art simulation technology for research, development and the education of students and professionals in health care. It is used as a large high-tech and safe learning space in which the authentic professional environment is simulated. It fits our high demands for training of Technical Medicine students and other professionals, offering them numerous courses and postgraduate courses, such as: Laparoscopic or Endovascular Interventions, Advanced Life Support, Fundamentals of Ventilation. This Simulation Centre is one of the Centres of Expertise of the University of Twente. It is used as a ‘beta test site’ by the market leaders in simulation technology and, of course, several scientists of the Technical Medical Centre carry out their research with the help of advanced technology.  


The Simulation Centre now serves as an experimental centre for the education of students into technical and medical professionals. It provides a source of inspiration for researchers. The Simulation Centre is an inspiration for Healthcare.Heleen Miedema

TechMed Centre

Starting January 1st 2018, the Simulation Centre is integrated in the new Technical Medical Centre of the University of Twente along with the health related educational programmes.