IN THE NEWS

UB to collaborate with Erie County Department of Health to host free Narcan Training Session

IP Leadership Team Member, Kim Krytus, Director of MPH Initiatives, collaborated with Erie County Department of Health to offer a free Naracan training session to all health professions education programs as part of National Public Health Week. 

RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS

UB Nursing receives funding to expand mental health care in WNY American Indian communities

The School of Nursing Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) grant will fund development of an interprofessional collaborative practice (IPCP) team to lead screenings and behavioral health care, and provide clinical training to graduate students in the UB Schools of Nursing, Social Work and Graduate School of Education.

IPE EVENTS

Students discussing during the 2017 Fall IP Forum.

Office of IPE to host its third annual Fall IP Forum, Confronting Opioid Dependence: An Interprofessional Strategy at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences on Thursday, November 8th. UB health professional students from 12 professional programs will collaborate in interprofessional teams to address the recognition of and solutions for the burgeoning opioid epidemic in our country.