Decker nursing staff

Patti Reuther manages and coordinates the simulation program and learning lab for the Decker School of Nursing for the graduate and undergraduate programs.

Prior to her current role, Reuther was a clinical instructor for Binghamton University. Her specialties are neonatal, pediatric and obstetrical nursing.

Her clinical practice included 15+ years of hospital nursing in neonatal nursing, maternal/newborn nursing and coronary intensive care nursing, as well as per diem school nursing.


  • BS math and computer science, Clarkson University
  • BS nursing, MS family nursing, certificate in nursing education, Binghamton University
  • Certification, Healthcare Simulation Education

Clinical interests

  • Simulation for improved patient outcomes
  • High-fidelity simulation for undergraduate nurse education
  • Deliberate practice for skill attainment