USC Standard Patient Studio

What is USC Standard Patient Studio?

USC Standard Patient Studio is a modular system that includes several complete applications that work together. There is an encounter player, an authoring application, an on-line community and a learning man­agement system.

What Are the Current Applications of USC Standard Patient Studio?

USC Standard Patient Studio was developed in partnership with the University of Southern California Institute for Creative Technologies. It seeks to im­prove clinic-based medical encounter simulation with the goal to create engaging virtual standardized patient (VSP) encounters, en­able objective and meaningful assessment of learner interview per­formance, and mature physician interviewing and diagnostic skills.

Summary and Progress (PDF)
Video on SPS