C. Kim Stokes, DMSc, PA-C
Director of Clinical Education
East Carolina University
C. Kim Stokes, DMSc, PA-C is a clinical assistant professor at East Carolina University where she is the Director of Clinical Education in the Department of Physician Assistant Studies. In her role, she also serves on the IPE task force for the College of Allied Health Sciences and represents the college in health science division level IP collaboration. She has conducted IPE research with PT and OT and has been published in the Journal of Interprofessional Education and Practice. She is currently a mentor with the AIHC. Her interests include faculty development, as well as rural and global health initiatives.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Faculty development programs improve teaching skills and the learning environment. Likewise, interprofessional faculty development programs have been implemented to improve interprofessional education and collaboration. This presentation will outline interprofessional faculty development programs identified through a literature search that result in scholarly activity (discovery, integration, application, teaching) thus aligning with tenure and promotion criteria at most US institutions. Creating an IP collaboration ready faculty can forge partnerships and collaborations that better engage…