Research Priorities in Cancer Care Teams Research
November 5, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST
University of Central Florida
Dr. Eduardo Salas is Trustee Chair and Professor of Psychology at the University of Central Florida, and Program Director for Human Systems Integration Research Department at the Institute for Simulation & Training. Dr. Salas has published extensively on topics relevant to teamwork, with particular recent focus on team training. He has consulted with commercial and governmental organizations across a wide variety of industries in their efforts to train teams and foster environments that maximize effectiveness and minimize human error in complex tasks.
Dr. Salas earned a Ph.D. degree in industrial and organizational psychology from Old Dominion University. Before joining the University of Central Florida, Dr. Salas was a senior research psychologist and Head of the Training Technology Development Branch of NAVAIR-Orlando.