Lolita O'Donnell, PhD, MSN, RN
Director, Continuing Education Program; Chief, LEADS
Department of Defense, Defense Health Agency, J-7, Continuing Education Program Office
Dr. Lolita O'Donnell is currently serving as the Division Chief of the Leadership Education Analysis Development Sustainment (LEADS) Division and as the Branch Chief for the Defense Health Agency (DHA) J-7 (Education & Training) Continuing Education Program Office (CEPO)._x000D_ Dr. O’Donnell completed her doctoral and graduate studies in Nursing Administration, Policy Ethics and Research at George Mason University. She specializes in nursing research in the fields of case management and ethics and serves as a Copy Editor and Manuscript Reviewer for various nursing specialties for Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. Dr. O’Donnell is also an Adjunct Nursing Professor with Excelsior College.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:

To contribute toward the advancement of better care, value and education in practice and community settings, CEPO organizes CE/CME activities that align with our parent organization, DHA. Co-creating and improving optimal outcomes for health, well-being, experience, and readiness are goals of the DHA Strategy Map that CEPO also strives to execute.   Interprofessional education (IPE) collaboration remains a high priority of the 14-person CEPO Interprofessional CE/CME Team. This priority is fulfilled by optimizing the interprofessional learning environment and increasing availability of IPE…