Deadline for abstract submission: Friday, May 24, 2013
INTER-PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION: LEARNING TOGETHER, WORKING TOGETHER
This all day conference focuses on innovative teaching strategies for health professionals in academic and health care settings to provide the attendee with a variety of session options focusing on innovative instructional methodology and current issues in education. Ivy F. Oandasan MD CCFP MHSc FCFP, will present the keynote address and morning session on building a culture of collaborative practice among faculty, students, universities and communities. Dr. Oandasan is associate director, Academic Family Medicine, College of Family Physicians of Canada. She is an international leader in IPE, and served as the inaugural director of the University of Toronto's Office for IPE. In Toronto, she developed the organizational structures and strategies to implement an IPE curriculum, bridging gaps in collaborative practice across ten of the University's healthcare programs. In October 2007, Dr. Oandasan was named the provincial co-lead for the Ministry of Health's Health Force Ontario Interprofessional Care Project - Advancing a Blueprint for Action for Interprofessional Care. During the afternoon, health professional educators will present educational research and projects in multiple concurrent sessions.
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