Kimberly Ryan, DNP, MSN, APNP, FNP-BC
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Dr. Ryan served as a valued team member and clinical educator at the UWM Community Nursing Centers from 1992 to 2006. Initially, she was Project Coordinator for a Pregnant and Parenting Teen program. After earning her MS FNP, she provided patient-centered, culturally-responsive primary health care there. Next, she became Director of a Retail Clinic, taught Nursing at a Technical College, and then led a local healthcare system’s clinical education program. Dr. Ryan returned to UWM in 2016 after completing her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at Concordia University of Wisconsin. She was recruited as TTSTA Project Coordinator in 2017.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Project overview: The Teaching Today’s Students for Tomorrow’s America (TTSTA) project offered an innovative, interprofessional, culturally responsive approach to improving access to and quality of primary care for local refugee populations, while educating health providers and students for collaborative practice environments. Our interprofessional project team developed and tested two online clinical learning modules for asynchronous learning, titled: Interprofessional Collaborative Practice (IPCP) Competencies, and Refugee Culture and Health Resource and outcomes: The online TTSTA modules…