Tatum Mead, PharmD
Ambulatory Care Pharmacist / Clinical Associate Professor
University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy
Tatum Mead, PharmD is an ambulatory care pharmacist with a Family Medicine Residency Program and Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy. Her practice interests include integration of pharmacy students and resident pharmacists into the family medicine interprofessional team model. Her research interests include quality improvement, medication reconciliation, chronic care management, social determinants of health and interprofessional education.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:

The four-year interprofessional education (IPE) curriculum at the University of Missouri Kansas City (UMKC) Health Professions programs for the Schools of Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy will be described. Our innovative curriculum incorporates case- and team-based learning, simulation and includes over 500 learners each year from eight professional programs. Students are assigned to interprofessional teams at the beginning of the curriculum and remain on this team for subsequent activities. All teams include two BSN, DDS, MD and PharmD students and smaller numbers of PA, DH,…