Dr. Lalley is a trailblazing leader. She helps shape the future of healthcare education. With a career spanning over three decades, Dr. Lalley fosters a culture of continuous learning and excellence. Actively engaging clinicians, doctoral faculty and students, she champions ongoing professional development and pursues research excellence to transform healthcare.
With experience since 2009 in clinical and online higher education, Dr. Lalley seamlessly blends theoretical knowledge with practical application. Her journey from a registered nurse to a leader in clinical hospital care and electronic health record implementations showcases her commitment to advancing healthcare using technology.
As a mentor to students, Dr. Lalley guides their exploration into a realm where ideas come to life. Recognizing innovation as the heartbeat of higher education, her leadership intricately guides the design of our courses and programs. Dr. Lalley’s research includes nurses’ use of health information technology and how they work-around it to meet the needs of patients.