Bryan Ness, PhD, CCC-SLP
Professor -Communication Sciences & Disorders
California Baptist University
Dr. Bryan Ness is an Associate Professor in Communication Sciences and Disorders at California Baptist University (CBU). Dr. Ness teaches undergraduate courses, graduate courses, and provides clinical supervision in the Clinical Education Center at CBU. Dr. Ness is an Interprofessional Education lead faculty and a member of Called2Collaborate at CBU. His research focuses on understanding factors that enhance functional independence for individuals with acquired neurogenic cognitive-communication disorders. His most recent work has examined the impact of cognitive-communication disorders on self-regulated learning, academic achievement, and social communication for adults with traumatic brain injury.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:

California Baptist University’s (CBU) health profession programs recognize the international call for integration of interprofessional education competencies to prepare students for collaborative practice. Called2Collaborate, CBU’s IPE leadership team, engage, educate and mentor faculty to integrate interprofessional curricula, learning experiences and learning assessments across health-related disciplines at California Baptist University and in the community. One proposed approach to improving health professionals’ abilities to work effectively in teams is to integrate the required…