Emily Gherghel, PT, DPT
Lead Learning and Simulation Developer, Physical Therapy
Emily Gherghel currently serves as the Lead Physical Therapy Learning and Simulation Developer at Simucase. She is a physical therapist with experience in various rehabilitation settings after having practiced across the country. She is an APTA member, NYPTA, and Education Section member. She earned both a bachelor’s in English and a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Misericordia University. She has authored research published in the Journal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine and is certified in the modified New Zealand Otago Exercise Program for the prevention of falls by the Carolina Geriatric Education Center. Additionally, she is a Certified Clinical Instructor.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:

Allied health professionals must deliver high-quality services that address the multifaceted needs of their clients and the community at large. This goal requires effective collaboration with other healthcare providers, care team members, and community stakeholders. The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC®) competencies build upon discipline-specific standards set forth by accreditation councils to help allied health students gain the exposure, confidence, and competencies needed to provide collaborative care across practice settings. To develop skillful collaborative practice,…