Site Visit: University of Minnesota Health Sciences Education Center Tour

Monday, August 22, 2022, 4:15 pm - 6:15 pm CDT
Nicollet Promenade

The HSEC is a state-of-the-art facility designed to transform health education in Minnesota.  This unique space includes innovative active learning classrooms; advanced hospital, emergency medicine, and outpatient simulation spaces; expert-staffed virtual reality and maker space studios; extensive historical and contemporary library collections; a large interprofessional student lounge and wellness area; and tech-capable private and group meeting and study spaces. Tour guests will participate in a 1-hour guided tour of the building and then engage in a question and answer session, with light snacks provided.  Transportation will also be provided back and forth from the hotel to the HSEC.



  • 4:15pm - Transportation from Hyatt Regency
  • 4:30pm - HSEC tours (Classrooms, Maker Space, M Simulation)
  • 5:30pm - Discussion & snacks (HSEC room 3-110)
  • 6:00pm - Transportation departs HSEC and returns guests to Hyatt Regency


You can register for this tour through either an existing Nexus Summit 2022 registration or a new registration. Please log in to the registration website and select the $40 tour as an "Add-On" while registering. Please contact nexusreg@umn.edu with any questions.


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