News & Events

Report on Interdisciplinary Collaboration between Occupational Therapy and Nursing at UAA
A report was completed on a successful interdisciplinary collaboration between nursing and occupational therapy students. Interdisciplinary Brochure thumbnailThis effort, funded by the College of Health's Interprofessional education grants, was led by the School of Nursing professor Patricia A. Lynes-Hayes and the Occupational Therapy program director Diana Steffen Steer. Download the brochure (pdf).

Learning from the College of Health Disciplines at the University of British Columbia
November 29, 2012 
This internet video conference is a presentation by faculty and staff from the College of Health Disciplines at the University of British Columbia.
Watch this streaming video.
Download the PowerPoint presentation (pdf)

Eight interprofessional education projects funded by the College of Health
In early October 2012, the College solicited faculty to submit creative and innovative proposals to advance the College's interprofessional mission. A peer review committee evaluated all the proposals and then made funding recommendations to the Dean. The funded efforts span the range of disciplines and departments within the college.
For more information on these efforts, download the funding announcement.
Or contact Randy Magen, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Curriculum at 786-6901 or

Interprofessional Education Request for Applications
The Associate Dean for Curriculum of the College of Health solicited applications from UAA faculty proposing collaborative projects related to interprofessional education. Application deadline was October 15, 2012.
For more details, including the criteria for scoring, download the document "Interprofessional Education Request for Applications."