Dr. Gerri Lamb is director of Arizona State University’s Center for Advancing Interprofessional Practice, Education and Research (CAIPER) and Professor at the College of Nursing and Health Innovation (CONHI). She is immediate past-chair of the American Interprofessional Health Collaborative (AIHC) and lead on the Arizona Nexus, a pioneer Nexus Innovations Incubator with the National Center. She is well known for her research and presentations on improving team-based care coordination for high-risk populations. She is the editor of the book Care Coordination: The Game Changer.
While working with patients from vulnerable populations can be very rewarding and fulfilling, healthcare team members need support in order to avoid burnout. In this workshop, we demonstrate segments of a newly-developed eight-step process for fortifying and energizing IP healthcare teams who work with high risk patient populations.