News from UT InterProfessional Education

Dr. Pamela R. Jeffries: Use of Technology to Improve Interprofessional Collaboration

Dr. Pamela Jeffries is coming to The University of Texas at Austin! Dr. Pamela Jeffries, one of the leading experts in interprofessional education and simulation, will present a faculty development program on how technology can be used to improve interprofessional collaboration for UT faculty in the health professions. Join us in the Lone Star Room in the Frank Erwin Center Thursday 12/11 at 2-3:30pm as we host an exceptional faculty development event, and discuss the importance of technology in the interprofessional education setting. Register: Click here to register for this event. Dr. Je...

TeamSTEPPS Faculty Presentation

On October 29th, faculty from nursing, social work, medicine and pharmacy gathered for a presentation delivered by Carol Delville PhD, APRN, ACNS-BC, Master TeamSTEPPS Trainer. The primary purpose of the presentation was to introduce an evidence-based framework to optimize health care team performance (TeamSTEPPS) to faculty for use with their health care students in classrooms and clinical settings. By implementing the everyday use of these components in teaching, students will begin to master the skills required in an interprofessional setting. This framework has four critical components: ...

Interprofessional Graduate Elective: Diagnosis & Management of Adult-Gerontological Health Problems

Book and StethoscopeN389H AG-CNS: Diagnosis & Management of Adult-Gerontological Health ProblemsNow an Interprofessional Graduate Elective! PREREQUISITES: Graduate standing & Consent of Dr. Innerarity Office Number: (512) 471-4183 CREDIT: 3 credit hours Monday 4-7 PM Case based seminar course focusing on theoretical and clinical content for medical management of health problems for adult-gerontological patients, with an emphasis on diagnostic evaluation and medical management Learn: Pattern recognition Critical thinking Analysis Diagnostic testing Differential medical diagnosis Medical manage...

Happy Anniversary HRSA: Thanks for the Opportunities!

ashley surber    Just over one year ago, the University of Texas (UT) at Austin received a multi-million dollar federal grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), for improving interprofessional education (IPE) in healthcare. Today, students are talking about the benefits. “I have been given the education needed to play an active role in the planning and implementation of healthcare,” says Registered Nurse and graduate student Ashley Surber, who is working towards her goal of becoming an Orthopedic Clinical Nurse Specialist. Brandi Chainier, one member of the initial co...
Recent Comments
Guest — neal simon
Great job Emily Cheek!
Friday, 05 September 2014 2:02 AM
Guest — Bob Brown
Congrats on you progress in this grant supporting IPE.
Friday, 05 September 2014 7:07 PM

Networking Session for UT-Austin and Community Agencies

NetworkingAre you interested in sharing your organization's mission and creating connections with people and organizations across healthcare disciplines? St. David's Center for Health Promotion & Disease Prevention Research in Underserved Populations (CHPR) is hosting a networking session for local agencies and the UT-Austin community on Friday, October 10th from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM. This is an excellent opportunity to meet others in the healthcare industry and discover local agencies who are working on initiatives that excite you. RSVP deadline is September 12th (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).