Columbia University School of Nursing – Assistant Dean of Clinical Affairs and Simulation
Dr. Bryant is currently the Assistant Dean of Clinical Affairs and Simulation and Associate Professor at Columbia School of Nursing’s accredited Helene Fuld Health Trust Simulation Center. Dr. Bryant has over 20 years of teaching experience and 10 years of experience as a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. Throughout her career she has become an expert in the field of simulation through her experience with designing simulation centers and implementing simulation programs for two of the top-rated nursing schools in the country. In her current role she oversees the day-to-day operations and implementation of simulation-based education for all the graduate nursing and advance practice nursing students. In addition, role includes implementing initiatives that promote diversity, equity and inclusion for both students and the community.
Dr. Bryant is the co-chair of the Society in Healthcare media and communication committee. She has recently been appointed to the CDC funded Nurse-Led Vaccine Confidence Advisory Committee. She is a proud member and current chapter treasurer of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated. Lastly, she is currently on the executive board for the Greater NYC Black Nurses Association.
She received her Associates degree in nursing from Hudson Valley Community College. She continued her education at Stony Brook University where she received her Bachelor’s in Nursing and a Master’s Degree as a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. Lastly, she received her Doctorate in Nursing Education from Case Western Reserve University.