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2022 IPEC ILDP: Day 2
Thursday, June 23, 2022, 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM EDT
Category: ILDP


Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center, 800 Spring St NW, Atlanta, GA 30308

Agenda (as of 6/3/2022 and subject to change)
Daily Theme: Learning from Successes in Bridging the Gaps

7:30 - 8:30 A.M. ET

8:30 - 9:00 A.M. ET
IPEC Scoping Review: Has the Inclusion of Interprofessional Education in Healthcare Curriculums Had a Direct Impact on Quality of Patient Care?
Shelley McKearney, IPEC Associate Director, IPEC

9:00 - 10:30 A.M. ET
Interprofessional Pedagogy to Practice: The Social Work Solution
Shena Leverett Brown, PhD, LCSW, MAC Assistant Professor, Clark Atlanta University, Whitney M. Young, Jr. School of Social Work
Learning Objectives:
• Describe social work and its relevance to IPECP in the context of contemporary societal challenges.
• Explore historical and contemporary strategies social workers use to enhance collaborative care.
• Identify strategies for engagement between educators and practitioners for mutual support and to reach common goals.

10:30 - 10:45 A.M. ET
Networking Break

10:45 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. ET
Clayton Calling the Shots: Get the Vax Out
Lisa Eichelberger, PhD, MSN, BSN, Executive Director of Clayton Calling the Shots: Get the Vax Out HRSA grant; Dean Emerita, College of Health, Clayton State University
Learning Objectives:
• Describe how collaborative practice contributes to the execution of this project
• Identify problems associated with collaborative practice and how they are address in this project
• Discuss how lessons learned in this project inform IPE


12:00 - 1:00 P.M. ET

1:00 - 1:30 P.M. ET
Small Group Discussion and Bridging the Gaps Plan (BGP)
Learning Objectives:
• Discuss key points from the days’ sessions
• Begin the development of the BGP for one’s institution
• Provide feedback to peers about bridging gaps between interprofessional education (IPE) and collaborative practice (CP)

1:30 - 2:30 P.M. ET
Bridging the Education and Practice Chasm(s)
Dr. Maine
Learning Objectives:
• Describe the apparent disconnects in health professions’ education that challenge the smooth entry into practice by new graduates
• Identify the rationale for the establishment of centers of innovation and/or transformation by national organizations
• Describe the salient outcomes from a June 2-3 “Bridging Pharmacy Education and Practice Summit” coordinated by AACP and six planning partner organizations

2:30 - 2:45 P.M. ET
Networking Break

2:45 - 3:45 P.M.
IPE Meets CP: Bridging the Gaps Problem-Solving Rounds with Practitioners
Practitioners from different health professions will join participants to discuss interprofessional education for collaboratice practice (IPECP) from both the education and practice sides, with the goal of determining strategies to bridge the gaps.
Learning Objectives:
• Develop a more comprehensive understanding of collaboration in practice settings
• Describe obstacles in translating IPE to CP
• Identify ways to improve IPE for CP

3:45 - 4:00 P.M. ET
Networking Break

4:00 - 5:00 P.M. ET
Panel Discussion with Practitioners
Dr. Eichelberger; James Hunter, PA, Piedmont Healthcare; Joy L. King, DNP, MBA, APRN, NP-C, Family Nurse Practitioner, Lead Provider Middle Georgia CVS Minute Clinic; Jennifer Barnes McCants, DDS, MSD, Interim Executive Director and Chief Health Officer, North Georgia Healthcare Center; Adjunct Professor of Careers and Leadership, School of Public Health, Georgia State University; Dr. Leverett Brown; Michael Yochelson, MD, MBA, Chief Medical Officer, Shepherd Center; Shirin Zadeh, PharmD, BCMAS, Clinical Staff Pharmacist, WellStar Atlanta Medical Center
Moderator: Dr. Palatta
Learning Objectives:
• Compare how educators and practitioners perceive IPECP
• Discuss obstacles to CP
• Explore strategies to assist in the translation of IPE to CP