Sharon Gartland, OTD, OTR/L
Program Director, Clinical Professor Occupational Therapy
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Sharon G. Gartland,OTD, OTR, is Occupational Therapy Program Director and Clinical Professor at University of Wisconsin-Madison. She has been active in interprofessional practice settings for over 35 years including most recently at the Waisman Center as a coordinator for Interprofessional Practice and Family Centered-Care as part of a Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (LEND) training grant. She serves now as a steering committee member of the Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education (CIPE) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:

Learning Objectives - by the end of the seminar, participants will be able to: Highlight the complex challenges of collaborating across health science programs within a large academic institution. Identify and discuss enablers and barriers that impact the integration and sustainability of interprofessional practice and education (IPE) program. Apply the core principles and concepts of an interprofessional charter in developing, enhancing, and/or integrating their IPE programs. Collaboration is at the heart of successful interprofessional education and practice (IPE). Students who are…