Terri Fowler, DNP, APRN, FNP-C
Medical University of South Carolina

Dr. Terri Fowler is an associate professor at the Medical University of South Carolina College of Nursing and a Family Nurse Practitioner with the MUSC Division of Internal Medicine. Dr. Fowler is the Director of Interprofessional Programs for the MUSC College of Nursing. She is a founding member of Partners in Healthcare, a NP led interprofessional clinical initiative to provide care to underserved patients. Dr. Fowler area of interest include innovative models of interprofessional education and practice to care for underserved populations in primary care safety-net sites.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
The presentation will describe the strategic alignment of academic and community resources to develop an innovative model of interprofessional (IP) education and practice to care for underserved populations in primary care safety-net sites and increase students’ interest in pursuing a career in primary care. The model increased the number of student clinical training sites and rotations, integrated telehealth/teleprecepting, and provided student education on IP teamwork and caring for the underserved. IP teams of students and faculty from five clinically focused colleges at an academic health…