Robin Dennison, DNP, CCNS, CNE, NEA-BC
University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences
Dr. Dennison has extensive experience in critical care nursing, working as a staff nurse, nurse educator, clinical nurse specialist, consultant, and professor. She has also been very involved in planning and providing professional development programs throughout the United States for the last 30 years. She is currently certified as a critical care clinical nurse specialist (CCNS) by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, as a certified nurse educator (CNE) by the National League for Nursing, and as an nurse executive and nursing professional development specialist by American Nurses Certification Corporation. She is a member of the interprofessional education team @USAHS.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Leveraging simulation to create comparably-effective interprofessional learning experiences for distance education students in the healthcare professions: moving the F-2-F case study to an online simulation (#22)
Interprofessional collaboration (IPC) and effective teaming in healthcare is built on many attributes that are commonly fostered through face-to-face (F-2-F) interactions in the workplace. However, it is common for clinicians going back to school for advanced degrees to seek online, distance education programs. Can these programs provide online activities that effectively promote IPC? Educational simulation for online post-professional healthcare professions students poses a unique challenge when university centers for simulation and innovation are historically geared to prepare pre-license…