News from UT InterProfessional Education

Explore UT 2014: The Biggest Open House in Texas

Explore UT 2013 ClassPhoto ThumbnailMarch 1, 2014 will mark the 15th anniversary of "the biggest open house in Texas" as The University of Texas (UT) opens its doors to members of the community for a free, day-long celebration of all that is uniquely UT. Attendees will be able to engage in a wide variety of activities across campus, such as: participating in free health screenings offered by the School of Nursing and College of Pharmacy; taking a tour of the UT Tower; or even letting young children work with engineering and pre-med students to create floating bridges and playdoh.  Visit Explore UT's web pages to see times f...

UT Austin Health Professionals Hold Collaborative Workshop on Assessment of Student Outcomes

UT Austin Health Professionals Hold Collaborative Workshop on Assessment of Student Outcomes
AUSTIN, Texas - A collaborative faculty development workshop recently at The University of Texas at Austin brought together about 90 representatives from the Dell Medical School, the School of Nursing, the College of Pharmacy and the School of Social Work to address the assessment of student outcomes within the different health professional schools and colleges. Another key objective was to inspire an ongoing conversation regarding ways programs can support one another, especially through inter-professional education. “Assessing Student Outcomes in the Health Professions:  An Inter-p...

Effectively Facilitating Interprofessional Student Groups: Luncheon & Faculty Development Program, Coming 2/14

The Interprofessional Education (IPE) Initiative at the University of Texas Presents:Effectively Facilitating Interprofessional Student Groups Please join us for lunch followed by a faculty development program by national IPE expert, Dr. Brenda Zierler, on Effectively Facilitating Interprofessional Student Groups.   This event is open at no cost to health professions faculty and stakeholders. The faculty development program will address:•    national interprofessional (IPE) initiatives;•    rationale for collaborative IPE practice in the context of hea...