Peter Bosworth, MBA
Program Director, Office of Interprofessional Curriculum
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Peter moved to Birmingham after a 20-year career in the Royal Naval. He obtained his Bachelors and Masters Degrees from the UAB School of Business. In a 21-year career at UAB he has developed new programs in the Student Career Center, Human Resources and the Comprehensive Center for Healthy Aging. As Program Director of the UAB Geriatric Education Center, and now the Office of Interprofessional Curriculum, he has been involved in the design, implementation, and ongoing delivery, of several Interprofessional and Community Education programs.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Background:Interprofessional team-based training (IPTT) can contribute to creating a more collaborative and practice-ready healthcare workforce. Designed by educators from diverse professions, our IPTT program aims to provide an introductory experience, centered on team-based care planning to improve patient health in the community setting. IPTT provides a clinically relevant opportunity for students from multiple professions to experience learning across four interprofessional (IP) competency sub-domains, addressing effective IP communication and teamwork, increasing understanding roles and…
Learning objectives Seminar participants will be able to: Apply steps for building an IP Leadership Fellows program to enhance IPE activities to expand opportunities for faculty development and bridge clinical enterprise to promote IP practice Apply strategies to upskill faculty and graduate students to support IPE activities across a diverse academic healthcare organization. Build faculty and student partnerships for IPE program development and create opportunities for expanding scholarship to contribute to growth of IP learning resources How Summit theme will be addressed,…