Elizabeth Ross, PT, DPT, MMSc
Duke School of Medicine
Dr. Ross teaches communication skills for medical learners. Her expertise is in interprofessional education and collaboration. She holds a core faculty position in the capstone course. She is co-director of the year-long Medical Arts and Sciences Proseminar in the Masters of Biomedical Science program.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Background: Interprofessional education (IPE) is a major priority for health professions education programs preparing learners for professional team-based practice. Clinical settings have been recognized as the ideal context for learners’ development of interprofessional attitudes and competencies. A recent IPE practice guideline for interprofessional teaching concludes “faculty development to enhance existing skills is desirable and should combine a hands-on workshop with demonstration and feedback involving different professions”. At our institution, clinician-educators have limited…