Contact Us

The Simulation Center staff includes:

Dr. Debra Ford
Medical Director

Tamara L. Owens, MEd

Administrative Director

Anthony Slack
IT Specialist

A. Catherine Wright
Administrative Coordinator

If you are interested in taking a tour, scheduling a course, renting the facility or conducting research, please e-mail us at

Physical and Mailing Address
Howard University Health Sciences Simulation Center
576 W. Street NW
Washington, DC 20059

Phone Number


Howard University Health Sciences Simulation Center is located near the corner of Georgia Ave NW and W Street NW. The Center is located between the College of Medicine and the College of Dentistry

By Metro
The nearest Metro Stop is Shaw/Howard Station. Take the Green or Yellow Line to the Shaw/Howard Station. Walk three blocks north to "W" street. Take a right on "W" street and walk one blocks. The Simulation Center will be on your right. To plan your route, click on

By Bus
You may also reach the medical school by taking the following bus routes: 70, 71, 90, 92, and 96.

By Car
There is metered street parking on "W" street. Visitors may also park at the Howard University Hospital surface parking areas.