Chelsea Wesner, MPH, MSW
University of South Dakota
Chelsea teaches in the MPH program. Her research interests include American Indian/Alaska Native health, maternal and child health, food security, food sovereignty.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Designing and Implementing Interprofessional Education Experiences Responsive to Critical Healthcare Issues
Complexity of the healthcare system continues to grow, in part due to the multifaceted approaches among various health professionals, the need for preventative and health management efforts, and an increased emphasis on clinical and community-based services. Breakdown in communication can have negative implications on health outcomes. The public seeks highly coordinated and effective healthcare teams who communicate to provide the best possible outcomes responsive to critical health issues. Interprofessional education (IPE) experiences, as described in this session, help ensure health…