Faculty

We hope the information provided here will help to provide a positive learning experience for both you and your students, and guide you in fulfilling Sharp regulatory requirements.

Mandatory Requirements
The attendance of faculty orientation is required annually for all instructors bringing students to any Sharp HealthCare facility. This includes instructors who are Sharp employees. Instructors who oversee preceptorships or leadership rotations, please contact Barbara DeFulvio education liaison, at 858-499-5244 or at barbara.defulvio@sharp.com.

Faculty Orientation Registration
To register for faculty orientation, please call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277) or register online. Classes are offered monthly. Private classes are also available. If you are interested in a private class, contact Barbara DeFulvio education liaison, at 858-499-5244 or at barbara.defulvio@sharp.com.

On your scheduled orientation day, please bring: 

  • Completed Clinical Faculty Competency Answer Sheet (Sharp employees: Please bring your latest Learning Center transcripts and only complete the faculty education modules not on your transcript.)
  • RN license

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Education Modules
The education modules provide the information on which you will be tested and the test questions correspond to each module.

Access the modules and post-test documents:

For More Information
For more information regarding instructor and student orientation or Sharp's process, contact Barbara DeFulvio, education liaison, at 858-499-5244 or at barbara.defulvio@sharp.com.

For specific clinical placement information, contact Claudia Bock, student affiliations coordinator, at 858-499-5366 or at claudia.bock@sharp.com.

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