Marie Gilbert, DNP, RN, CHSE

Director

 Marie Gilbert

Dr. Marie Gilbert has worked in healthcare for 30 years and has extensive experience in both the service and academic environments.

She demonstrates a commitment to life-long learning being awarded a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing with First Class Honors in Nursing Studies from The Royal College of Nursing Institute, London, UK, a Master of Arts: Education from Fresno Pacific University, Fresno and a Doctor of Nursing Practice, California State University, Northern California Consortium, CA. Marie is also nationally certified as a Healthcare Simulation Educator.

Her involvement in many different and distinct nursing organizations has broadened her reach and expanded her networking abilities not only in the valley but across the state.

Marie is a strong advocate for evidence-based practice and nursing research. She is co-lead for the California Simulation Alliance Research committee, co-chair for the International Nursing Association Clinical Simulation and learning (INACSL) Research Grant Selection Committee and has also served as a member of the ACNL Research Committee. As current Vice-Chair of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare Nursing section, Marie collaborates with colleagues around the country to identify best practices and increase the use of simulation in academia and the clinical environment.  Marie has written and lectured extensively and continues to conduct research. Her research interests include inter-professional education, assessment and evaluation and healthcare simulation.

Contact Information:

Marie Gilbert, DNP, RN, CHSE 
Director 
Central California Center for Excellence in Nursing
Phone: (559) 228-2155
Fax: (559) 228-2168 
Email:  mgilbert@csufresno.edu