ABOUT GERRY ALTMILLER
Dr. Altmiller is a professor of nursing at The College of New Jersey, a clinical nurse specialist consultant for Einstein Healthcare Network in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and a member of the Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) Collaboration since 2006, serving as a member of one of the pilot schools. She currently is a national consultant for QSEN providing workshops at universities around the country, serves on the QSEN Institute Advisory Board, serves on the editorial board for Nurse Educator, and is the director of the QSEN Institute Regional Center at The College of New Jersey. Dr. Altmiller authored the Teamwork and Communication Module of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing’s Transition to Practice program. Her work on constructive feedback led to the development, testing, and dissemination of support tools for nurse educators and learning tools for students to view feedback as an opportunity. Her research focuses on clinical evaluation, QSEN integration, and communication challenges in educational and practice environments. Dr. Altmiller received the Lindback Award for distinguished teaching in 2014 and was recipient of the inaugural Linda Cronenwett Leadership Award in 2016.