Dr. Goodell hails from Oregon and brings to TCAR Education Programs over 35 years of experience as a trauma ICU staff nurse, nurse educator, and trauma program coordinator. Teresa has taught nursing at Oregon Health & Science University, Walla Walla College, & Linfield College, among others. Dr. Goodell's particular areas of interest are trauma intensive care, wound care, and care of older adults. Teresa has served as associate director of the Hartford Center for Geriatric Nursing Excellence at Oregon Health & Science University and as research scientist at the Oregon Medical Laser Center.
Dr. Goodell is a board certified adult clinical nurse specialist, trauma nurse, and wound care nurse. In addition to her clinical and teaching practice, Teresa has directed and participated in numerous research projects, has published many peer-reviewed articles, and speaks throughout the country on multiple nursing care topics.