Jayme Nelson has been an associate professor of Nursing at Luther College since 2000 and an RN for 30 years. Her research interests include the use of assisted, augmented and virtual reality in the classroom, ethics, transplantation and simulation. Professor Nelson's background includes work as an acute care nurse practitioner with impoverished undocumented immigrants as well as nursing practice in the trauma and transplantation operating room. Professor Nelson has taught in a wide variety of courses including Medical-Surgical Nursing, Healthcare Ethics, Pathophysiology and Pharmacology. She has repeatedly taught the population based nursing course and clinical in Nottingham, England during the summer.