Prof. Dr med. Antoine Tesnière, PhD
Antoine Tesnière is Director of the Department of Simulation in Health iLumens, University Descartes, Paris
Keynote 2: Manekins and virtual environments
Antoine Tesnière is specialized in Anesthesiology and Intensive care, and has a full time position at Cochin Hospital, APHP, Paris. He is also the Director of iLumens simulation center, Université Paris Descartes, and vice director of the Doctoral School « Frontiers in life sciences », Center for Interdisciplinary Research, Université Paris Descartes. He holds an MD, obtained in 2007 from Université Paris Descartes, and a Phd, obtained in 2009 from Université Paris Sud. He is also Dean for medical education at Université Paris Descartes Medical School. He is working as special advisor for simulation in healthcare for Health Institution (Haute Autorité de Santé), and is the current President of the European Society for Simulation in Healthcare SESAM, and the current secretary for the French society for simulation in Healthcare (SoFraSims).
Antoine Tesniere is the co founder of iLumens, an innovative Simulation Department that develops new training and research programs using all simulation modalities, and virtual environments (serious games), for every healthcare professionals. Through all these activities, Antoine Tesniere has developed a renowned expertise in the field of new technologies for information and communication, and of new approaches around learning and teaching, especially for healthcare professionals.