Wendy Stav, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA
Nova Southeastern University
Wendy B. Stav received a BS in occupational therapy from Quinnipiac University and a PhD in occupational therapy from Nova Southeastern University. For more than 20 years her work focused on driving and community mobility including collaboration with the AOTA, the AMA, and federal agencies. Recently her research focus shifted to occupation-based practice. She has published extensively in peer-reviewed journals and textbooks. In 2009 she was awarded as a Fellow of the AOTA for advancement of driving and community mobility practice and she earned the 2018 Distinguished Professor award in the Health Care Sciences at Nova Southeastern University.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Background: Interprofessional education and collaborative practice are recognized as means to reduce medical errors, improve quality of care, improve health outcomes, and manage healthcare costs. Multiprofessional colleges lend themselves to creating opportunities for interprofessional education to develop the Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) core competencies and satisfy accreditation standards. The aim of this study was to assess whether Interprofessional Education (IPE) activities increase student perception of their competencies and their actual observed competency in…