Dr. Thomas J. Papadimos, MD, MPH, FCCM, FAIM is the Professor and Associate Dean, as well as the Medical Director, Lloyd A. Jacobs Interprofessional Immersive Simulation Center Director, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology The University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences Toledo, Ohio. He also is core faculty in a busy critical care practice at The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. Dr. Papadimos co-authored hundreds of high impact publications and co-edited several books on patient safety, leadership, medical education and ethics. His current leadership role includes active involvement in undergraduate, postgraduate, and graduate medical education. He is among top U.S. leaders in immersive medical simulation.