IPE Leadership Team

The Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practice initiatives at UB are developed and implemented by a committee of faculty representatives from each of the participating programs.

Dr. Patricia Ohtake

Assistant Vice President for Interprofessional Education

Office of the Vice President for Health Sciences

School of Public Health and Health Professions - Physical Therapy Program

Dr. Donald Antonson

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

School of Dental Medicine

Dr. Diane Elze

MSW Program Director; Associate Professor

School of Social Work

Dr. Nicholas Fusco

Clinical Assistant Professor

School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Dr. Susan Grinslade

Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Programs; Clinical Professor

School of Nursing

Dr. Lisa Jane Jacobsen

Associate Dean of Medical Curriculum; Clinical Associate Professor

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Jessica S. Kruger, PhD, CHES

Clinical Assistant Professor

School of Public Health and Health Professions - Department of Community Health and Health Behavior

Kim Krytus, MSW, MPH, CPH

Director of MPH Initiatives

School of Public Health and Health Professions - MPH Program

Ryan Krzyzanowicz DAT, LAT, ATC

Program Director Athletic Training

Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences School of Public Health and Health Professions

Amy Gische Lyons

Interim Director

Health Sciences Library

Danielle Pelfrey Duryea

Assistant Dean for Interprofessional Education and Health Law Initiatives

School of Law

Kirk Personius, PT, PhD

Kirk Personius, PT, PhD

Director, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, Clinical Associate Professor

School of Public Health and Health Professions - Physical Therapy Program

Janice Tona, PhD

Occupational Therapy Program Director; Clinical Associate Professor

School of Public Health and Health Professions - Occupational Therapy Program

Athena Tsembelis

Athena Tsembelis, MA

Director of Academic Services

School of Dental Medicine

Larry Zielinski, MBA

Larry Zielinski, MBA

Executive in Residence, Health Care Administration

School of Management