Patricia J. Ohtake, associate professor of physical therapy in
the Department of Rehabilitation Science, School of Public Health
and Health Professions, has been appointed assistant vice president
for interprofessional education.
Drs Fred Doloresco (Pharmacy), Nicholas Fusco (Pharmacy), Kelly
Foltz-Ramos (Nursing) have been awarded UB's 2017 Seed Grant for
Promoting Pedagogical Innovation, Development of
Interprofessional Objective Structured Clinical
Diane Elze has been a member of the IPE Leadership Team since
2012. She assisted in the pilot project and developed the online
module on cultural engagement, cultural competency and cultural
humility that is part of the Foundations of Interprofessional
Collaborative Practice series.
Patricia Ohtake is the Asst Vice President of IPE and an
associate professor in the Physical Therapy Program at UB. She
is involved in research projects examining the effectiveness of
simulation in physical therapy and interprofessional
On March 1, 2018 the Office of IPE will host its second annual
Spring IP Forum, Meet Fred Santiago. ~750 UB health
professional students from 11 professional programs will
collaborate in interprofessional teams to identify and discuss how
to improve the care for a man with multiple chronic diseases.