Our Advisors

The Interprofessional Continuing Professional Development Advisory Committee, comprised of interprofessional clinicians and educators from across the United States, meets quarterly and provides feedback on process improvement, evaluation strategy, and program design. Outside of quarterly meetings, members contribute their expertise to the National Center OICPD through individual activity peer review. 


Name and Credentials

Position and Organization

Christine Arenson, MD

Director, National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education

Gina Baugh, PharmD

Clinical Professor, Director of Interprofessional Education, West Virginia University

Ruth Eby, DNP, RNC-OB

Dean, Division of Doctoral Nursing, Indiana Wesleyan University 

Renee Fabus, PhD, CCC-SLP, TSHH

Chair, Speech Language Pathology Department, Stony Brook University

Jeanne Gibson, MSN, RN

Senior Director, Center for Clinician Advancement, UnitedHealth Group 

Sherry Jimenez, EdD, CHCP, CHSE, FNAOME

Associate Dean of IPECP, Lincoln Memorial University

Laura Kirk, PhD, RN

Clinical Associate Professor, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota

Tara Minor, MAT, MA, PhD(c) in HPE

Senior Learning Consultant, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Bethany Robertson, DNP, CNM

Clinical Associate Professor and InEmory Program Director, Emory University

Jasmine Yumori, OD, FAAO

Associate Professor, Western University of Health Sciences

Lynda Welage, PharmD, FCCP

Dean, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota