Bridging Healthcare Across Interprofessional Teams

A one day symposium celebrating Interprofessional Healthcare Month and exploring how
Interprofessional Teams improve healthcare at UAB and in our community.

April 30, 2019
8:55 am - 3:45 pm
Being held in the UAB School of Nursing, room 1054

Registration limited to 200 attendees - Register Here



Keynote Presentation "The view from the Cockpit: Do You See What I See? A Robust Overview of Human Factors and Crew Resource Management for Healthcare and Simulation Professionals."


Scott Newell, MAS, CHSE, NREMTP, Commercial Pilot


Scott Newell, MAS, CHSE, NREMTP, Commercial Pilot.
Learjet pilot and medical provider-turned-healthcare simulation educator






For more information contact:
Organizing Committee:
Allison Shorten, CIPES, Director, Office of Interprofessional Curriculum
Lisa McCormick, Public Health
Christy McDougal, Department of Interprofessional Practice
Lynn Nichols, Nursing
Bob Shepard, Public Relations
Emily Simmons, Department of Interprofessional Practice
Donna Slovenski, Health Professions
Kelly Swatzell, Health Professions
Candice Turner, Optometry
Penni Watts, Nursing

Outline Agenda

8 am - Registration Opens
8:55 am - Opening Remarks
9 am - Keynote Speaker - Scott Newell
10:15 am - Break
10:30 am - Panel Discussion - Interprofessional Leadership Fellows
11:30 am - Poster Presentations
12 pm - Lunch Served
12:55 pm - Awards
1 pm - Guest Speaker
2 pm - Panel Discussion - Other Professions in Healthcare
2:40 pm - Guest Speaker
3:45 pm - Closing