Heather Stagliano, DHSc, OT
American Podiatric Medical Association
Heather Stagliano, DHSc, OTR/L currently serves as the Director of the Council on Podiatric Medical Education at the American Podiatric Medical Association where she oversees the accreditation, approval, and recognition of the podiatric medical colleges, residency and fellowship programs, specialty board certification, and continuing education. Prior to this she served as the Associate Chief Officer for Accreditation at the American Occupational Therapy Association.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:

Many organizations desire to begin to develop and implement structures and processes that will lead to an optimal interprofessional clinical learning environment (IP-CLE). A readiness tool that focuses on the ability for institutions/organizations to assess their current state of readiness and the structures and processes needed to achieve the optimal IP-CLE may be a useful tool for many. The National Collaborative for Improving the Clinical Learning Environment (NCICLE) describes a systematic process to create a needs assessment tool founded in interprofessional education and collaboration…