Pamela R. Jeffries, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF
Dr. Pamela R. Jeffries (PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF), Vice Provost for Digital Initiatives at Johns Hopkins University and professor at the School of Nursing, is nationally known for her research and work in developing simulations and online teaching and learning. She is well regarded for her expertise in experiential learning, innovative teaching strategies, new pedagogies, and the delivery of content using technology in nursing education. Additionally, Dr. Jeffries is the President of the interprofessional, international Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH) and a member of the Institute of Medicine’s Global Intraprofessional Education (IPE) forum, among many other organizations. Jeffries was newly inducted in the prestigious Sigma Theta Tau Research Hall of Fame and is the recipient of several teaching and research awards from the Midwest Nursing Research Society, the International Nursing Association of Clinical Simulations and Learning (INACSL), and teaching awards from the National League of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau, International, and most recently, the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Excellence award. She has a BSN from Ball State University and a MSN and PhD in Nursing from Indiana University.