Bioskills Lab

The RIHOF bioskills lab is a full-service, surgical simulation suite located in Providence, Rhode Island. Coming fully furnished with all the necessary equipment and supplies, our lab provides a safe, convenient, and cost-effective setting for cadaveric evaluations. Our staff assists you every step of the way, from coordinating schedules and logistics to facilitating tissue procurement and the acquisition of specialty instrumentation. With an adjacent conference room and catering capabilities, we are equip to host a variety of events such as sales training workshops, product demonstrations, surgeon validation labs, and continuing education courses. Additionally, with the unique benefit of our integrated mechanical testing lab, we offer the ideal setting to conduct cadaveric biomechanical research.

Features and Amenities

  • On-site tissue storage
  • Three necropsy tables with ceiling mounted surgical lights
  • Two arthroscopy stations with wall-suction and fluid management
  • Tissue removal / ablation systems
  • General surgical instrumentation
  • ConMed Hall® Surgical Power Tools (Hall® Titan® Large Bone Powered Instruments System and MicroFree® Cordless Small Bone Power System)
  • Fluoroscopy C-arm with digital picture/video capture
  • Full PPE and on-site sterilization capabilities
  • Conference room with audiovisual equipment
  • Full-service catering from nearby restaurants
  • Free parking in secure parking garage
RIHOF bioskills lab

Providence Location

The RIHOF bioskills lab is located in Providence, RI, just off of I-95 and fifteen minutes from T.F. Green International airport. As such, it is highly accessible to those traveling from the New England region and beyond. It is within walking distance to Downtown Providence and an assortment of restaurants, museums, and historic sites. Nestled in Providence’s newly minted Innovation and Design District, our lab is also conveniently located for those looking to get involved with local organizations such as NEMIC, RI Bio, RIHub, and Venture Cafe.