Krista Hoffmann-Longtin, PhD
Assistant Dean, Indiana University School of Medicine

Krista Hoffmann-Longtin, PhD is an Assistant Professor of Communication Studies at IUPUI, and an Assistant Dean for Faculty Affairs and Professional Development in the Indiana University School of Medicine. Her research focuses on communication education in the sciences and health professions, faculty development, and organizational/professional identity.  In 2016, Krista was highlighted by the Indianapolis Business Journal as one of their Forty under 40 young professionals to watch for her work using improvisational theater to teach scientists and physicians to communicate more effectively. Krista’s work has been published in Academic Medicine, Medical Teacher, and the Journal of Faculty Development.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Issue selling is a tested strategy used by management and communication professionals designed to garner support and buy-in for programs and initiatives. In this workshop, participants will explore this framework’s tools, communication strategies, and processes to enable successful deployment and sustainability of interprofessional practice and education initiatives.