Jennifer Tiffen, RN, MSN, APN-BC, FNP
Coordinator, Adult and Geriatric
Nurse Practitioner Program
Department of Biobehavioral Health Science
UIC College of Nursing
845 South Damen Avenue (MC 802)
Chicago, IL 60612-7350
Research / Discovery
Tiffen's research interests include examining new modalities of teaching for graduate and undergraduate nursing students, including human patient simulation, standardized patients and computer simulation.
Teaching / Learning
Tiffen has been a clinical instructor in the College of Nursing since 2004. Ms. Tiffen teaches in the advanced health assessment course and provides clinical supervision of graduate nursing students in the acute care, adult and geriatric programs. She is currently pursuing her PhD with a focus on examining decision making among nurse practitioners.
Service / Practice
Tiffen is an active member of the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Facilities, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, and Sigma Theta Tau.