Kory Zimney, PT, DPT
University of South Daktoa
Kory Zimney, is an associate professor at University of South Dakota in the Department of Physical Therapy. He completed his post-professional Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Des Moines University in 2010. Currently he is in the candidacy phase of the PhD Physical Therapy program at Nova Southeastern University. Dr. Zimney is part of the Brain and Behavioral Research Center at the University of South Dakota and the Therapeutic Neuroscience Research Group conducting research in the areas of pain neuroscience education and therapeutic alliance. He also teaches as a Senior Faculty member with Evidence in Motion.
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…