Dr. Zamierowski retired in 2003 after 25 years as a Plastic Surgeon in Kansas City.  He continued to work in R & D for medical devices and now holds patents for the VAC and the Prevena dressing systems.  But 10 years ago, as a retired physician, he began working in healthcare education with simulation at JCCC and then other institutions in the Kansas City area.  He has assisted in the design of several new centers in this area.