Faculty Profile | Nursing | University of Nebraska Medical Center
Faculty/Staff Profile

Elizabeth Beam, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor
Project Consultant
University of Nebraska Programs of Excellence Biopreparedness Grant

Contact Information
University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)
College of Nursing - Omaha Division
985330 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5330
tel:(402) 559-6547
E-Mail: ebeam@unmc.edu

Teaching

Design web-based learning via the internet (www.unmcheroes.org) and coordinate logistics for a mobile simulation unit in Nebraska. Assist with learning activities on biopreparedness and public health emergency content for healthcare students and health professionals using high fidelity human patient simulators. Assist with the integration of biopreparedness and public health emergency content in nursing courses in Nebraska.

Research/Scholarship Interests

Research interests include educational technology and human behavior in infection control training. Background in medical-surgical nursing, oncology care, and research coordination.

Practice

Educator for the Nebraska Biocontainment Unit

LINK: (http://www.nebraskamed.com/biocontainment-unit)

Participate in institutional and local response teams