March 29, 2011

Medical Education Grand Rounds, "Interprofessional Education: National Perspectives on Local Efforts," Tuesday, April 5, Noon

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
The Office for Teaching and Learning in Medicine, & The Academy for Excellence in Teaching
are proud to present

Medical Education Grand Rounds:

“Interprofessional Education: National Perspectives on Local Efforts”


Madeline H. Schmitt, Ph.D., R.N.
Professor Emerita,
University of Rochester, New York
School of Nursing

Tuesday, April 5
noon – 1 p.m.
202 Light Hall

Schmitt is a nurse-sociologist who, until retirement, was professor and Independence Foundation Chair in Nursing and Interprofessional Education (IPE) at the University of Rochester (NY), School of Nursing. She has conducted research on interprofessional collaborative practice since the 1970s and is a national and international consultant in IPE.

She is an editor emerita of the Journal of Interprofessional Care. She is a founding board member of the American Interprofessional Health Collaborative. She chairs the expert Panel commissioned by the AACN, AACOM, AACP, ADEA, ASPH and AAMC to develop core competencies for interprofessional collaborative practice.

Please register to attend:

Boxed lunches will be provided for participants who register by Friday, April 1

CME Credit:
Sponsored by Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Department of Office of Teaching and Learning in Medicine.

VUSM is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. VUSM designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

It is the policy of VUSM to require disclosure of financial relationships from individuals in a position to control the content of a CME activity; to identify and resolve conflicts of interest related to those relationships; and to make disclosure information available to the audience prior to the CME activity. Presenters are required to disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentations.

Don Moore, Ph.D., course director, has no financial relationships to disclose. Madeline Schmitt, Ph.D., R.N., presenter has no financial relationships to disclose.

This educational activity received no commercial support.