Jennifer Edwards is a registered nurse at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis. She currently works as the clinical education coordinator for a project focused on enhancing interprofessional practice and team-based care for those either currently working or planning to work in a primary care setting. Her research interests include patient and health professional education, diabetes care, rural health and community resiliency.
This workshop will provide a brief overview of using simulation for education and walk participants through the process of incorporating interprofessional elements into simulation scenarios within their organization. Participants will leave this workshop with a basic framework of how to better incorporate interprofessional practice in simulation.