Tamzin Batteson, BSc
Research Specialist, Institute for Interprofessional Education
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Tamzin J. Batteson, BSc, assumed the role of Research Specialist of the Baldwin Institute in 2013. Prior to Joining Rosalind Franklin University, Ms. Batteson undertook a Post -Doctoral position in the Department of Education and Professional Studies at the University of Limerick, Ireland. Ms. Batteson holds a Bachelor of Science with Honors in Psychology from Middlesex University, London, UK, and a Graduate Diploma in Advanced Research Methods from Middlesex University. Ms. Batteson also worked as a Research Assist ant for the National Health Service Mental Health Trust at St. Ann’s Hospital, London, UK, for five years.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:

The University of New England and Rosalind Franklin University of Medical Sciences collaborated on a longitudinal co-curricular immersive telehealth experience via Zoom that ran from September 2020 through March 2021. Ten interprofessional (IP) student groups, comprised of 10 different professions took part in training sessions for motivational interviewing and telehealth before the simulation. Health professions faculty facilitated the interprofessional teams of students, representing 10 different professions (Allopathic and Osteopathic Medicine, Dental Medicine, Dental Hygiene, Nursing,…
The interprofessional team immersion (IPTI) is a longitudinal, curricular program that provides interactive and cross-professional learning experiences. Learning objectives are aligned with behaviors identified in the core competencies for interprofessional collaborative practice and aim to increase students' understanding of each other's roles and responsibilities, apply teamwork principles and refine communication skills for person-centered care. The in-person IPTI instructional format included a team-building exercise, case-based learning, and simulation. The global coronavirus pandemic…