Lina Gage-Kelly

Lina Gage-Kelly

Assistant Professor MSN, RN

Programs and Courses Taught

Simulation Educator: Prelicensure Nursing Program: BSN, ABSN, ELMSN

About Me

I have been a faculty member at SMU since 1999. Initially assigned to the School of Nursing, I transitioned as a faculty member into the Health Sciences Simulation Center in 2008. In my current role as a Simulation Educator, I work predominately with the prelicensure nursing programs ( ABSN, BSN, ELMS) facilitating the integration of simulation into their nursing curriculum.


BSN: University of Maryland, at Baltimore
MSN: University of CA, San Francisco; Adult Nurse Practitioner with specialization in Occupational Health

Teaching Interests

Utilizing simulation learning modalities to teach health sciences students in current best practices in their respective professions.

Scholarly Interests

Interprofessional education; Simulation

Professional Affiliations & Memberships


Community Service

Bay Area Simulation Collaborative