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Simulation Solutions for Teaching and Learning
With a focus on healthcare education institutions and medical device companies, Granville Biomedical designs simulation models that provide advanced hands-on teaching and learning opportunities. Whether it's a product from our women's health anatomical collection or a custom simulation model, we provide solutions that promote accurate information exchange between practitioners, trainees and patients.
Women's Health Simulation Models and Task Trainers
Promoting procedural competency and confidence with our lifelike, reusable task trainers.
Through interdisciplinary research, collaborative design and exemplary execution, Granville Biomedical aims to affect change within women's health by designing accessible anatomical simulation solutions on a global scale.
Granville Biomedical task trainers are designed to be realistic and reusable, providing continuous hands-on learning opportunities to enhance cognitive skills.►
March 9, 2020: Our CEO, Christine Goudie was a guest on VOCM's Lunch Break. This interview showcases Granville Biomedical's developments and successes during our first year! To listen, please click image above.
Atlantic Business Feature
February 19, 2020: Granville Biomedical was featured in the online issue of Atlantic Business Magazine. The article highlights women's healthcare issues and our efforts to de-stigmatize women’s anatomy. To read the full article, please click image above.
Menstrual Cup Insertion Model
February 16, 2020: We're excited to work with Canadian-based company, bfree cup as our first menstrual cup customer. Our menstrual cup insertion model is nearing completion and will soon be added to our product suite. Stay tuned!
January 27, 2020: Our research nurse, Kim Best along with local advocate, Maryam Sheikh were officially granted a proclamation by the City of St. John’s to have February 6th designated as the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation.
Jan 16, 2020: Granville Biomedical was featured in an article by the online publication, Entrevestor. The article touches on our recent endeavours, outreach initiatives, and next steps in product development. To read the full article, please click the image above.
Granville Accepted into the Genesis Centre
Dec 18, 2019: Very excited to announce our acceptance into the award-winning innovation accelerator - The Genesis Centre! Thank you to the staff, selection committee and our supporters! We look forward to a big year ahead in women’s health!
NTV News Feature
Dec 1, 2019: Our Co-Founders were recently featured on the NTV Evening News in St. John's, NL to discuss our company's mission as well as the need for advancements within women's health simulation training on an international level.
Advancing Education in West Africa
Nov 15, 2019: We believe that change begins with education. The work continues in Sierra Leone this month using our models to teach youth about maternal health, sexual education and female genital mutilation in an effort to end the procedure in local villages.
University of Calgary Medical Bookstore
Nov 12, 2019: We proudly design and develop simulation models for healthcare trainees to efficiently learn how to suture various lacerations. Our models are now available at the University of Calgary's Medical Bookstore for students and educators to purchase!
Freedom Tree Partnership
Nov 5, 2019: In collaboration with the FreedomTree international outreach initiative, our Female Genital Mutilation models have reached Sierra Leone, West Africa. The models are designed to educate women about childbirth injuries and how to reduce the occurrence of female genital mutilation in local villages.
Futurpreneur Startup Support
Oct 15, 2019: We would like to acknowledge and express our sincere gratitude to Futurpreneur and BDC for their unwavering support and guidance on our journey. Their support of entrepreneurs is incredibly valuable! The future of women's health is bright!
Release of the FistulaSim
Oct 1: 2019: Currently taking pre-orders for our latest model - the Vesicovaginal FistulaSim! This model assists trainees with hands-on learning and suturing repair related to lacerations that occur during childbirth between the bladder and vaginal canal.
Urinary Incontinence Care Simulation
Sept 1, 2019: We also design anatomical models to advance knowledge translation surrounding the use of medical devices. Excited to announce that a urinary incontinence medical device company hailing from Vancouver will use our models in their clinics internationally.
President + CEO, Life360 Innovations
Granville Biomedical designed a custom anatomical model that allowed our incontinence specialists to simulate product use, which eased patient anxiety and improved training outcomes. We currently use the models in all of our clinic partner locations, which is a key training demonstration tool that has resulted in improved product uptake.
Founder, Freedom Tree
Our team used various anatomical models designed by Granville Biomedical during our recent educational program implementation in Sierra Leone, West Africa. The models provided an incredible tool for teaching, learning and collaboration. They also enabled our team to deliver quality education within our outreach program.
Co-Founder, Alt Med Creative Inc.
Christine and Granville Biomedical have been instrumental in helping expand Alt Med Creative's patient education offering. Christine's ideas are fresh and innovative, which have proven to be very valuable to our company. In collaboration with Christine's team, healthcare providers who wish to work with Alt Med Creative will now have access to their simulation solutions that are designed to improve patient retention and education.
VP Engineering, Life360 Innovations
The custom anatomical models that Granville Biomedical designed exceeded our expectations in terms of quality, functionality, and accuracy. The models provide advanced patient education, instilling confidence in product use resulting in an improved quality of life.
Christine Goudie, M.Des.
Co-Founder + CEO
Crystal Northcott, M.N., RN
Co-Founder + Medical Educator
Kim Best, RN
Researcher + Product Manager
Jumana Jourey, M.Sc.
Surgical Simulation Specialist
Douglas Kondro, Ph.D. (candidate 2020)
Matt Daalder, Ph.D. (candidate 2023)
Stan Pankratz, Ph.D.
Sales + Distribution Coordinator