News and Conversation


Thu, 31 Aug 2017 15:57:02 +0000

Onward to the Next Academic Year

With the campus buzzing with both newly-arrived students and returning friends, the interprofessional programs have already kicked into high gear. IPEC 501 started last week with over 510 students from 7 programs and simulation-based experiences began last week as well. … Continue reading

Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:09:12 +0000

Emswiller Interprofessional Symposium: Registration Open!

Registration for the fifth annual Emswiller Interprofessional Symposium is now open here. With keynote addresses by Bonnie Jennings of Emory School of NursingĀ and Deborah Davis, CEO of MCV Hospitals, the Symposium should describe a vision for the future of interprofessional … Continue reading

Tue, 01 Nov 2016 13:14:25 +0000

New Interprofessional Simulations

On October 28th, 19 students from dental hygiene, dentistry, nursing, and pharmacy participated in the initial health assessment simulations. The three-hour session involved two simulations: one, a table top simulation where students from each discipline collaborated to evaluate a teenager, … Continue reading

Thu, 06 Oct 2016 15:56:32 +0000

The Challenge is On!

Hold your ice buckets — a new challenge is on. The students in the physical therapy class of 2019 have challenged the other students in their IPEC 501 course to the 22 push-up challenge, an event to raise awareness about … Continue reading

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 19:29:23 +0000

A New Year Brings New Opportunities

The campus is abuzz with the start of the new academic year. New students, excited to start their journeys toward careers as health professionals, roam the streets and halls. Meanwhile, anxious faculty put the finishing touches on course syllabi and … Continue reading

Fri, 27 May 2016 18:37:24 +0000

Celebrating Excellence

On May 12th, we celebrated the interprofessional accomplishments of students and faculty. Nine graduating students were specifically recognized for their exceptional careers as leaders in interprofessional education and practice. In addition, a number of other students were recognized for outstanding … Continue reading