Melodee Harris, PhD, APRN, AGPCNP-BC, GNP-BC
Assistant Professor, UAMS College of Nursing

Dr. Melodee Harris an Assistant Professor and Specialty Coordinator of the UAMS Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Program. She is a 2007-2009 John A. Hartford Scholar.  Dr. Harris is the Co-Investigator on the $1.9 HRSE Advanced Practice Nursing Education grant. She is a board-certified gerontologial nurse practitioner with a geropsychiatric nursing practice in rural Arkansas nursing homes.  She is the Principal Investigator of the Accelerating Interprofessional Community-Based Education and Practice grant.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
This interactive workshop will focus on lessons learned using innovative technology to prepare interprofessional student teams to assess and screen older adults with mental health disparities.