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Interprofessional education encourages students to cross health profession boundaries for the patient's sake.

By: Christine Boatwright
Erik-Black_MBF_IMG_9732-smaller Erik Black, PhD, assistant professor of pediatrics and instructional design specialist in the Office of Interprofessional Education, creates a scenario and facilitates students’ learning. Maria Belen Farias
“We want graduates to be able to function in a collaborative manner with other health care professionals as members of an interdisciplinary team providing care.”
Joseph Fantone, MD
Amy-Blue_JSJ_IMG_0790-smaller Amy Blue, PhD, associate vice president for interprofessional education at UF Health, oversees a curriculum that equips future health care professionals with skills in teamwork and communications. Jesse S. Jones

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