Inaugural CIPER Associates and Scholars

The Center for Interprofessional Practice Education and Research (CIPER) is pleased to announce the inaugural cohort of CIPER Associates and Scholars for 2020-2022. Associates and Scholars will collaborate with a mentor within an interprofessional team to develop a project and disseminate their work.

CIPER Associates:

  • Patty Timmons MSN, RN, CNEcl – Creighton Phoenix
  • Cary Moore OTR/L – Creighton Alaska
  • Tina Younger MD ValleyWise Health Phoenix
  • Marion Russell OTD, MOTR/L, SCFES – Creighton Omaha
  • Joanna Stratton Ph.D., Licensed Psychologist, LMFT, AAMFT Approved Supervisor – Regis Colorado
  • Courtney Duggan DNP, RN, FNP-C – Regis Colorado

CIPER Scholars:

  • Colleen Spellman OTD, OTR/L – Creighton Omaha
  • Heather Walker MSN, RN Dignity Health Phoenix
  • Elissa Ver Hey MSN, CPNP-AC, AGACNP-BC – Creighton Phoenix

CIPER would like to thank the mentors serving in this program from our Creighton Omaha campus:

  • Katie Packard, PharmD, MS, BCPS, AACC, FNAP
  • Jenny Jessen, EdD, RN
  • Kimberly Beran Shepler, PT, DPT, OCS, FNAP
  • Julie Manz, PhD, RN
  • Mandy Kirkpatrick, PhD, RN-BC
  • Cindy Costanzo, PhD, RN, FNAP
  • Sarah Lux, PhD
  • Amy McGaha, MD
  • Sara Banzhaf, DNP, APRN-NP, PMHNP-BC