Laura Goliat is an associate professor in The Breen School of Nursing. She is a Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner bringing over 35 years of nursing experience working in areas such as medical intensive care, general medical/surgical, GI, and primary care nursing. As an alumnae of Ursuline College, she feels privileged to be able to help educate the next generation of nurses. Professional interests include interprofessional education, research, TeamSTEPPS, and utilizing immersive experiences for real-time classroom application. Personal interests include sports and outdoor activities, reading (especially Jane Austen novels), travel, and music.