Misty Brown, OTR/L
OU Health Medical System
Misty Brown is a licensed Occupational Therapist. She has a B.A. in psychology from the University of Central Oklahoma and a Master of Occupational Therapy from OU Health Sciences Center. She has been with OU Medical Center since 2014, where she is currently an Inpatient Rehab Supervisor. She also provides bedside care in the Trauma and Neuro Intensive Care Units. Additionally, she provides guest lectures and works as a lab assistant as needed for OU Health Sciences Center.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Bridging the Communication Gap Between Classroom and Clinical Setting: Embedding Peer Mentoring into a Semester-long Experiential Learning Course for Occupational and Physical Therapy Students
Interprofessional education (IPE) experiences prepare students to translate their professional knowledge into efficient, patient-centered teamwork. The intent is for newly graduated students to transition smoothly onto interprofessional workplace teams. Unfortunately, the transition of IPP teaming preparation from the classroom to the clinic does not always happen as smoothly as anticipated. While students feel prepared to join and participate on existing teams, they feel unprepared for how to speak up about essential team issues. It is challenging for an inexperienced clinician to provide…