Simulation Solutions for Teaching and Learning
With a focus on medical education institutions and medical device companies, we design anatomical simulation models and procedural task trainers that provide hands-on teaching and learning opportunities. Whether it's a product from our women's health anatomical collection or a custom model to create a platform to demonstrate a medical device, we provide solutions that advance information exchange between practitioners, trainees and patients.
Procedural 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.►
Jan 16, 2020: Granville Biomedical's CEO + Co-Founder, Christine Goudie was recently featured in an article by the online publication, Entrevestor. The article touches on innovation, 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!
Local NL News Feature
Dec 1, 2019: Our Co-Founders were recently
featured on the NTV News in St. John's to discuss
our company's mission as well as the advancement
of simulation training within women's health.
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!
Futurpreneur Startup Support
Oct 15, 2019: We would like to acknowledge and express our gratitude to Futurpreneur for their unwavering support and guidance on our journey. Your support of entrepreneurs is incredibly valuable! The future of women's health is bright!
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.
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
Phillip Spanswick, M.Sc. (candidate 2020)
Douglas Kondro, Ph.D. (candidate 2020)
Matt Daalder, Ph.D. (candidate 2023)
Stan Pankratz, Ph.D.
Sales + Distribution Coordinator