Nia Roberts, SPT
University of the Incarnate Word
Nia S. Roberts is currently a student at the University of the Incarnate Word School of Physical Therapy in San Antonio, Texas. She received a Bachelor of Science in Public Health from Texas A&M University. Her interests include neuro, pediatrics, and sports medicine. Nia aspires to complete a residency after graduation to sharpen her clinical skills.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Best Practices for Creating an Interprofessional Student Run Pro Bono Clinic: Fostering the Development of Master Adaptive Learners
Background To be prepared for the ever-changing healthcare environment, provide safe practice in interprofessional teams, and solve unique and complex problems, healthcare providers need to be adaptive learners prepared for future learning, and develop adaptive expertise.1,2 Adaptive expertise is the ability to solve familiar and unfamiliar problems with flexibility, innovation, and creativity.2,3,4 Health professions educators must be prepared to develop master adaptive learners. Student run pro bono clinics (SRPBC) are an important component of the US healthcare system, providing care for…