Gayle Timmerman, PhD, RN, CNS, FNAP, FAAN
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing
Dr. Gayle Timmerman is the Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Professor at The University of Texas Austin, School of Nursing. She has over 25 years of administrative and leadership experiences in nursing and more recently interprofessional education. As a founding steering committee member for UT Austin Center for Health Interprofessional Practice and Education and PI for a large USDHHS Advanced Nursing Education Grant Program focused on the Integration of Care for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions Using Interprofessional Education, she has worked to strengthen interprofessional education opportunities across the health professions.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Establishing a Foundation for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice Through a Longitudinal Course for Pre-clinical Learners
Learning Objectives: Identify at least three considerations in designing longitudinal, foundational interprofessional coursework. Examine the role of technology in delivering longitudinal, foundational interprofessional coursework. Compare the use of different learning strategies (e.g., simulation, team-building activities) to deliver longitudinal, foundational interprofessional coursework. This seminar will enable participants to gain applicable skills and knowledge to create a longitudinal, foundational interprofessional learning course for pre-clinical health professions students…