Yasser Salem, PT, MS, PhD
University of North Texas Health Science Center
Dr. Salem is a Professor at the University of North Texas Health Science Center. Dr. Salem has been an educator for over 20 years. He has been a neurologic and pediatric certified clinical specialist. He teaches courses related to pediatric physical therapy. He has authored scientific book and book chapters. He has over 300 peer-reviewed presentations at scientific meetings. He is the first author on many of the published articles and presentations. He has been actively engaged in leadership activities at professional level. He is currently serving on the Board of Directors of the National Interprofessional Education Consortium (NIPEC).
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Interprofessional Education Faculty Development: The Nuts and Bolts to Successfully Promote Interprofessional Collaborative Practice and Education
Seminar Description: Interprofessional education (IPE) and collaborative practice (CP) are essential components in healthcare environments and health professions programs as concepts strongly associated with patient safety, quality care, and accreditation standards. Despite the increased focus on IPE/CP, faculty development for both clinical and academic settings are not universally available nor has the sustainability of such programs been addressed. This interactive session presents the essential components of an effective IPE faculty development program, including the unique features and…