Dr. Nita Skillman, PhD, MBA, CHSE

Director of the Interprofessional Simulation Center

Director of IPSC

Dr. Nita Skillman joined the Elon’s School of Health Sciences staff in August 2012, and her role has expanded over the years. Currently, as the Director of the Interprofessional Simulation Center, she is responsible for all things simulation-related. She enjoys providing opportunities for the students to practice hands-on medical skills in a safe learning environment and preparing them for clinical rotations. Dr. Skillman’s research interests includes learners satisfaction in simulation, advancing SP methodology, and professional development for simulationists.

Simulation Professional Associations:

  • Member of Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH)
  • Member of INASCL
  • Member of ASPE (Currently serving on the CSP Oversight Committee)
  • Member of Carolinas Healthcare Simulation Alliance

Contact Information: 

  • Email: nskillman@elon.edu
  • Phone: 336-278-6858