Michael Bumbach, PhD, APRN, FNP-BC, RN, CHSE
Clinical Assistant Professr
University of Florida
College of Nursing
Dr. Bumbach is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Florida, Collage of Nursing. He teaches both undergraduate and graduate nursing courses, concentrating on the DNP program as the FNP Track Coordinator. He is a board-certified FNP, with over 15 years of clinical practice. Within his teaching assignment he has studied the use of technology within nursing education and patient use.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
A Virtual Patient for Dental and Doctor of Nursing Practice Students to Apply Interprofessional Collaboration Skills
Poster Description: BACKGROUND: Comprehensive and coordinated approaches are needed to teach students how to address health care needs, cultural sensitivity, and empathy when interprofessional knowledge is of paramount importance for the overall outcome. Simulation experiences are known as effective interprofessional education (IPE) activities, and use of virtual patients (VP) is an emerging Artificial Intelligence (AI)-enabled approach in IPE. An advantage of VPs is that learners can access them at anytime and anywhere, providing a flexible, yet coordinated learning environment. This poster…