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6th Annual Interprofessional Symposium

Collaborative Magic in Teamwork

July 26, 2024

UAB School of Nursing
Approved for 6 hours of Social Work Continuing Education Credits (provided by the UAB Department of Social Work)

Picture of Keynote Speaker Gavin Jenkins

Keynote Speaker: Gavin Jenkins, PhD, OTR/L, ATP  

Chair, Department of Occupational Therapy

Continuing Education Credits are being applied for: Medicine, Nursing, Social Work, Health Professions, 


7:30 AM - Registration Opens

8:30 AM - Opening Remarks - UAB Provost, Dr. Janet Woodruff-Borden

8:40 AM - Keynote Address - Gavin Jenkins

9:40 AM - Networking Break

10:00 AM - Breakout Sessions

11:30 AM - Networking lunch/posters

12:45 PM - Introduction of 2024 IPL Fellows/presentation to 2023 IPL Fellows

1:00 PM - Panel Discussion

2:00 PM - Networking Break

2:15 PM - IP Games and Activities you can use next week

3:45 PM - Poster winners/Closing Announcements

4:00 PM - Adjourn

Contact Peter Bosworth for more information bosworth@uab.edu

The Center for Interprofessional Education and Simulation would like to thank the organizing committee members:

Michelle Brown - School of Health Professions
Shelly Camp - Office of Interprofessional Curriculum
Kala Dixon - Heersink School of Medicine
Brian Mezzell - Center for Interprofessional Education and Simulation
Steve Mitchell - School of Dentistry
F. Shawn Galin - Office of Standardized Patient Education
Allison Shorten - Office of Interprofessional Curriculum
Emily Simmons - Department of Interprofessional Practice
Kelley Swatzell - School of Public Health
Dawn Taylor Peterson - Office of Interprofessional Simulation
Candice Turner - School of Optometry
Penni Watts - School of Nursing