The Department of Clinical Skills is equipped with a variety of low to high fidelity simulators (e.g., Sim Mam 3G, Metiman, Harvey, SAM II etc.), instruments, equipment, an advanced A/V system, and a multitude of up-to-date computers with excellent internet connectivity. The department staff includes a full-time chairman and full-time faculty members, including an assistant professor, 4 lecturers, a male technician, and a female administrative assistant. In addition, a team of 10-12 teaching assistants (TAs) for each course serve as facilitators to facilitate small group training sessions. The department has a very well-structured standardized patient (SP) program and a TA training program whereby all TAs are trained prior to their assigned sessions.