Kruger presents at Delta Omega Innovative Webinar Series

IPE Leadership Team member, Dr Jessica Kruger, was a featured speaker at the recent Delta Omega Innovative Curricula Webinar Series on January 18, 2022. Dr Kruger, a finalist nominee for the public health honor society Delta Omega Innovative Curriculum Award, shared her novel interprofessional teaching strategies, which includes an innovation sprint, in her presentation, Interprofessional Teamwork and Professionalism.  


UB Nursing receives funding to expand mental health care in WNY with an interprofessional team care approach

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.


TeamSTEPPS training teaches health sciences students vital collaboration skills

Over the course of two Fridays (March 11 and 18), 89 UB and Canisius College health professions students, representing seven different health care professions, participated in the multistep program. The training took students through a series of online modules and small group role play; then, they applied the tools to realistic clinical situations in the Behling Simulation Center.