Kevin Escobar, SPT
Kevin is a Doctor of Physical Therapy student at Regis University in Denver, CO; class of 2021.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Assessing the Assessed: Performance of Doctor of Physical Therapy Students on the Interprofessional Professionalism Assessment During Clinical Rotation
Background: Current research suggests that students within healthcare education often lack understanding of the roles and responsibilities of other healthcare practitioners and have limited interprofessional collaborative practice (IPCP).1 Students from programs that do incorporate interprofessional education (IPE) tend to lose their interprofessional values once they leave the classroom.2 This research aims to determine how other health care providers assess DPT students’ ability to work interprofessionally in different settings using the Interprofessional Professionalism Assessment (IPA).…