Dr. Patricia Davidson is a Professor in the Nutrition Department at West Chester University-PA. Clinical positions as a registered dietitian and certified diabetes care and education specialist include in and out-patient diabetes education. She is active in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics on various task forces including NCPro and RD Standards of Practice. She also serves on the Association of Diabetes care and Education Specialist research committee. Her research centers on prevention and management of diabetes and diabetes quality of life, and interprofessional education. She has extensive experience presenting and has authored/co-authored numerous manuscripts published in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Journal, Nutrition and Clinical Practice, and American Medical Association Informatics Journal.