Team of the Simulation Center

Our dedicated team at the Simulation Center of the University Hospital Zurich offers healthcare professionals realistic, relevant and evidence-based training. We offer participants optimal training that corresponds to the current state of knowledge in medical simulation and didactics.



Michaela Kolbe, PD Dr. rer. nat.

Head of Simulation Center, Simulation Center

Tel. +41 44 255 16 95
Specialties: Simulation-based training, Debriefings, speaking up, difficult conversations, Safety Management

Julia Seelandt, Dr. phil.

Project Manager, Simulation Center
Research associate, Simulation Center

Tel. +41 44 255 28 47
Specialties: Debriefings & Simulation, Team processes, human factors and incident reporting, Behavioral observations

Andrea Nef

Head of Training, Innovation & Transformation, Simulation Center

Tel. +41 44 255 10 51
Specialties: Adult education, simulation training, resuscitation training, Outpatient anesthesia as an expert in anesthesia care , Research management

Bastian Grande, PD Dr. med.

Senior Attending Physician, Institute of Anesthesiology

Tel. +41 44 255 38 88
Specialties: Patient safety, Simulation in the healthcare sector, Anesthesia in thoracic and visceral surgery