John McKenzie, MA, MS
Director of Educational Development, Division of Academic Innovation
University of North Texas Health Science Center
John McKenzie is the Director of Educational Development for the University of North Texas Health Science Center’s (UNTHSC) Division of Academic Innovation, a role he has held since 2021. Previously he was Assistant Director of HSC's Center for Innovative Learning from 2020-2021, and from 2017 to 2020, Mr. McKenzie held a position as a Technology Specialist in the Center for Innovative Learning. As Chair of the UNTHSC Microcredentials Committee, Mr. McKenzie has developed, implemented and facilitated processes for launching an institutional microcredential initiative. He holds a Master of Science in Learning Technologies from the University of North Texas and a Master of Arts in Communication from Texas A&M University.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:

Objectives: Discuss the journey from inception to implementation of an IPE microcredential faculty development program. Describe the content, assessment and outcomes for successful IPE faculty development. Generate ideas, opportunities and strategies for success in IPE faculty development at a learner's own institution. Interprofessional education program success and sustainability require well trained faculty/preceptors able to effectively integrate IPE into the preclinical and clinical learning environments. Many faculty have not received formal training in IPE or team-based…