Bill Colaianni, BS, MS, MBA
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Kenan Flagler School of Business
Bill Colaianni is a global executive whose career spans forty years in the USA, Latin America and the Caribbean, Europe, and Asia. He held senior executive positions with Monsanto, The Coca-Cola Company, and Walmart Stores, Inc. He was an advisor to technology start-ups as a member of Chicago Innovation Mentors, an organization of entrepreneurs and angel investors sponsored by the University of Chicago, Northwestern University, and the University of Illinois. He now serves as an executive coach at the Kenan-Flagler Business School, the School of Medicine, and the School of Nursing at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:

Lightning Talk Description: Training in interprofessional collaboration and leadership skills in health professions education has been inconsistent, thus leading to poor collaboration and communication in clinical settings which can translate to poor patient outcomes. Health care is delivered in a team-based format, necessitating that health professions students receive quality, team-based training. This lightning talk will focus on the implementation and outcomes of an interprofessional simulation, IPE Peak Performance, aimed at improving collaborative practice and leadership skills among…