Dr. Asit Misra has just joined the University of Miami’s Gordon Center for Simulation and Innovation in Medical Education as an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine (Department of Surgery) and will serve as its Assistant Director of the Prehospital and Emergency Training Division. Prior to joining the Gordon Center, Dr. Misra was an Instructor of Emergency Medicine and a Research Scientist at the Interprofessional Experiential Center for Enduring Learning at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.
Dr. Misra graduated from the Tver State Medical University in 2003. He holds a MAster’s Degree in Medical Education and Emergency Medicine. He has completed an American College of Surgeons Accredited Surgical Simulation Fellowship. Dr. Misra serves as an editorial board member, associate editor, and peer reviewer for several academic journals. He is also an Advisory Board member of the Core Curriculum & Education Committee for the International Federation of Emergency Medicine.
His areas of interest are healthcare simulation, disaster medicine, resuscitation, faculty development, and educational research. His research focus on demonstrating the outcomes and the impact of experiential learning, assessment, and program evaluation in simulation-based medical education.