Facilities at Sydney Medical School Nepean

Sydney Medical School Nepean is one of the eight clinical schools of The University of Sydney.
Based in the Nepean Hospital precinct in Penrith, at the foot of the Blue Mountains, the school works out of two sites – The Nepean Clinical School Building and Level 5 South Block Nepean Hospital.


LECTURE ROOMS

Nepean Clinical School Building

The auditorium can accommodate approximately 100 people and has State-of-the-Art videoconferencing equipment used for lectures, videoconferencing and master classes which can be relayed to four of our Tutorial rooms.

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South Block Nepean Hospital

Level 2 Auditorium

Level 2 Auditorium can accommodate 113 people and has the latest audio-visual and video conferencing equipment.

Level 2 auditorium

Level 3 Auditorium

Located on Level 3, West Block can accommodate 70 people and is fitted with excellent audiovisual technology and an adjunct kitchenette.

Level 3 Auditorium

TUTORIAL ROOMS

Nepean Clinical School Building

The Clinical School building has ten tutorial rooms which can accommodate 12 students each including four that can be converted into double rooms and used for video-conferencing. These rooms are used for Pt-Dr and PBL tutorials as well as for exams and teaching events.

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South Block Nepean Hospital

Level 5 South Block has one tutorial room which has the capacity to accommodate approximately 10-12 students with computer access.

SEMINAR ROOMS

South Block

There is a double seminar room with video-conferencing audio visual facilities

Seminar / Video Conferencing

MEETING ROOMS

There are five meeting rooms including the Associate Dean's Conference Room, all with video-conferencing facilities.

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COMPUTER ROOMS

Student Computer Rooms

There is a large open computer room and a closed computer room used for teaching, located in the Clinical School Building on level 2.
There are also wireless computer access ports on undercover outside tables.

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Research Student Computer Rooms

There are three research computer rooms for post-graduate, Honours and overseas students and Scholars, and associate researchers.

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South Block Student Computer Rooms

There are student computer rooms on level 5 for MD and research students comprising of 8 computer stations and a networked printer. The Medical Program students are provided with 24 hour access.



CLINICAL SKILLS LABORATORY

Simulation Teaching

Many exciting activities and purchases have occurred in the last 12 months.

This report documents these to provide you with an understanding of the opportunities for your students.
Simulation at Nepean Clinical School.pdf

New Equipment:
3 G sim man
ALS mannequin
I-simulate
Observations
Model able to be suctioned , NG tube inserted
Trauma man
Airway Model
New Vene-puncture etc arms
New catheterisation models
New rectal examination model
New ECG machine
Sim Mom
2 Pelvic models
2 strap on breasts
I-simulate

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clin skills lab 1
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CLINICS

There are twelve clinics including three ultrasound rooms in the Clinical School Building with state-of -the-art features.

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LABORATORIES

Nepean Clinical School has 8 well equipped laboratories including a Histology Lab and a PC2 lab.

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STUDENT COMMON ROOM

There is a student common room with a friendly relaxed atmosphere, a snooker table and a kitchen attached. Level 1 has a courtyard where everyone can enjoy the fresh air and relax or study between tutorials.

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TEA ROOMS

There are two staff tea rooms with access to outside balconies. One is on level 3 and the cafeteria is on level 1 which is used for large functions, both with outdoor wi-fi access on tables.

Level 1 Cafeteria

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NEPEAN HOSPITAL LIBRARY SERVICE

Library

The Library is open Monday – Wednesday 8.30 am – 6.00 pm, Thursday 8.30 am – 7.00 pm and Friday 8.30 am – 5.00 pm. The Library has no afterhours access. The area health services including the Children’s Hospital Westmead have formed a wide area network of libraries sharing the same catalogue and loan system.

Nepean Hospital Library Service.pdf