Karen Gibson, DCN, RDN, CSSD
Viterbo University
Dr. Karen Gibson RDN CD CSSD Professor Department of Nutrition and Dietetics Viterbo University Dr. Gibson is a Professor in the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics at Viterbo University in La Crosse WI. She specializes in Medical Nutrition Therapy, Nutrition Focused Physical Exam, Nutrition for Athletic Performance and Leadership in Community Medical Dietetics.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Interprofessional education (IPE) and interprofessional practice (IPP) directly promote the achievement of a healthier and more fiscally responsible healthcare system, by enabling a framework that prepares all professionals in healthcare to work together across disciplines to collaborate more effectively and creatively. To that end, I.M.P.A.C.T. IPE 1.0 was held in the spring of 2016. Now in its fourth year, the program has brought together over 250 undergraduate and graduate students from six disciplines to engage in collaborative based care of standardized patients. Faculty from these…