Dayna Herrera, DNP
Department Chair Interprofessional Education & Learning Resources
California Baptist University
Dr. Dayna Herrera is Professor & Department Chair for the College of Nursing at California Baptist University. She earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice ( DNP) at Rush University. Dr. Herrera structured her doctoral project to the direct benefit of healthcare outcomes; she focused her efforts toward the effective provision of interprofessional education (IPE), envisioning and formulation of the IPE faculty committee; Called2Collaborate. She has been instrumental in the integration and promotion of IPE through professional presentations, showcasing the university and healthcare at the national level as a nursing leader in IPE, simulation and informatics.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Innovative Use of the Interprofessional Collaborative Competency Attainment Survey (ICCAS) Across 6 Healthcare Programs
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…