A Northwestern professor watches as a nursing student cares for a patient simulator.

Nursing facilities

Nursing arts laboratory

Located in a former hospital, the nursing arts laboratory includes:

  • A nurses’ station and patient rooms with hospital beds
  • 3 advanced human patient simulators—an adult, child and pregnant mother (with baby)
  • IV training arms and other trainers
  • A hospital-based computerized medication system
  • An electronic health record simulation program

Human cadaver laboratory

Northwestern nursing students also have the unique opportunity to improve their body of knowledge in the college’s human cadaver lab in the science wing of Van Peursem Hall.