Yvette Reibel, EdD
Clinical Associate Professor, Master of Science Dental Hygiene
Division of Dental Hygiene University of Minnesota School of Dentistry
Dr. Reibel is the Master of Science Dental Hygiene Program Director and a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Primary Care, Division of Dental Hygiene at the University of Minnesota, School of Dentistry. Her undergraduate teaching responsibilities include pharmacology, preclinical and clinical didactic, and clinical education. Dr. Reibel’s graduate teaching responsibilities include clinical administration, didactic teaching methodology, and thesis advisement. She is also involved in clinical research and her research areas of focus include obstructive sleep apnea, pharmacology, and curriculum development. Reibel is a member of Sigma Phi Alpha, American Dental Hygiene Association, and American Dental Educators Association.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:

Background: Interprofessional collaboration between dentistry and pharmacy has great value but is often lacking in education, particularly in dental hygiene programs. Interprofessional education activity: A case-based interprofessional assignment was implemented into the dental hygiene curriculum. Students were asked to write a reflection on their experiences and complete the International Collaborative Competencies Attainment Survey (ICCAS)18 to assess changes in self-reported interprofessional competencies following the activity.Reflections revealed a number of knowledge gain themes, with…