Christine Meacham
Pre-doctoral Medical Simulation Fellow
Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Christine is a Pre-doctoral Medical Simulation Fellow and in her last year at Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine with the plans to specialize in Emergency Medicine. Born in Reno, Nevada, Christine moved to Bozeman, Montana, to Rodeo and attend Montana State University, where she also worked as an EMT for a rural fire department and a Deputy Coroner for the Gallatin County Sheriff’s office. After graduation, she relocated to Utah with her husband to attend medical school. When not on rotations or on-campus writing and delivering medical simulation cases, Christine enjoys propagating succulents, sport climbing, and hiking.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:

Preparing students to work in complex healthcare environments calls for educational innovations to prepare for a collaborative workforce. In educational settings, health profession students are expected to learn from each other through interprofessional education (IPE) initiatives. To provide this education, agencies like the Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC), recommend including outcome-based goals to assess the learner on attaining interprofessional competencies established for collaborative practice. One teaching strategy incorporates the element of outcome-based goals using…