Dr. Tyler Reimschisel is the Founding Associate Provost for Interprofessional Education, Research and Collaborative Practice at Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland Clinic. In this role he coordinates interprofessional and interdisciplinary education and collaborative practice initiatives for graduate and undergraduate students, faculty, and staff at Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland Clinic. Many of these initiatives include teams from the university working on community-based projects in order to learn teamwork skills, civic engagement, cultural humility and service to others. He is the co-leader of the Achieving Social Impact Pathway of the Case Western Reserve University’s Think Big strategic plan. He is a certified team coach, and he provides team coaching to teams working in clinical, academic, and community settings.
Dr. Reimschisel is board-certified in Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology, Clinical Biochemical Genetics, and Clinical Genetics. His primary clinical interests include the evaluation and management of children with inborn metabolic diseases and other genetic conditions that cause neurodevelopmental disabilities, such as global developmental delay, intellectual disability, autism, epilepsy, and cerebral palsy.
Prior to beginning his position as associate provost in September 2019, he was the vice chair for Education and director of the Division of Developmental Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He also held several education leadership roles on interprofessional grants and programs, including director of the Vanderbilt Consortium LEND (Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities) Program through the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center, director of the Nashville Interprofessional Collaborative, and director of the Tennessee Interprofessional Practice and Education Consortium. He received a Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation Faculty Scholars Award in 2016 to build an interprofessional working-learning health system in a community-based clinic in Nashville.
He and his wife, Terisa, live in Solon, OH, and they have five children.