Author: Heather Storm, CSM


Apply for Faculty Loan Repayment Program

May 25, 2016

  The Health Resources and Services Administration Faculty Loan Repayment Program provides loan repayment to individuals interested in pursuing a career as a faculty member in a health professions school. Program applicants must be from a disadvantaged background, have an eligible health professions degree or certificate, and have an employment commitment as a faculty member […]

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Interprofessional Education

Awarding Exemplary Interprofessional Practice and Education

May 25, 2016

With the Nexus Award, the National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education recognizes  an educational institution, health system, clinic, and/or community organization for extraordinary contributions to the Nexus. In recognition of exemplary interprofessional practice in the U.S., the Nexus Award celebrates those who are thinking and acting differently where education and practice connect in health […]

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Obituary for Joseph A. Schwenkler, MD

May 11, 2016

We are sad to report that widely admired physician and PA educator, Joseph A. Schwenkler, MD, died on May 4 at his home in Readington Township, New Jersey. He was 64 years old. The cause of death was complications from Parkinson’s disease, which he had struggled with for the past several years.  Dr. Schwenkler received degrees […]

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Faculty Development

Register Now for IPEC Faculty Development Institute

May 10, 2016

The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) is pleased to announce the next Faculty Development Institute focused on Interprofessional Education: Building a Framework for Collaboration. The institute will take place October 5–7, 2016, at the Hyatt Regency Dulles in Herndon, VA. Faculty teams are invited to come together for a guided learning experience, team-based planning activities, and dedicated time to create […]

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