Interprofessional Care for the 21st Century: Redefining Education and Practice
Friday, May 18 and Saturday, May 19, 2012
Thomas Jefferson University
Dorrance H. Hamilton Building
1001 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Friday, May 18, 2012 · 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Keynote Speaker: Carol A. Aschenbrener, MD
Executive Vice President, Association of American Medical Colleges
Special Event: Wine and Cheese Reception with performance by Jefferson Chamber Orchestra
Saturday, May 19, 2012 · 8:00am - 4:00pm
Keynote Speaker: Susan M. Meyer, PhD
Associate Dean for Education and Professor, University of Pittsburgh, School of Pharmacy
The purpose of this conference is to showcase scholarly work and works in progress advancing interprofessional education and/or practice. This conference reflects on innovative implementation and evaluation strategies of the interprofessional competencies.
Conference Learning Objectives:
- Develop strategies to incorporate interprofessional competencies within education and/or practice.
- Incorporate the use of technology within interprofessional education (IPE) and/or practice.
- Critique evaluation strategies related to interprofessional competencies for education and/or practice.
- Assess individual education and/or clinical practices in light of the information and discussion during the conference and identify specific strategies to implement as part of a continuing improvement process for your practice(s).
Who Should Attend
Educators, clinicians, practitioners, researchers, health system leaders, policymakers, patient organizations, students and other interested stakeholders in the health and social services arena should attend.