UONDRH Symposium: Educating for Collaborative Practice in Healthcare

20 Feb 2018 from 9:00am - 3:00pm

The University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health (UONDRH) invites you to attend a symposium about current issues and practices in engaging healthcare students and practitioners in teaching and learning for patient-centred collaborative practice

Topics for discussion include:

  • Interprofessional practice and education
  • Collaborative practice models for improved patient centred care
  • Service learning -structured opportunities for student placements with communitypartners designed to meet academic learning objectives while addressing identified community needs

Guest speakers:

  • Professor Jill Thistlethwaite (University of Technology Sydney)
  • Dr Margo Brewer (Director, Practice & Interprofessional Education, Curtin University)

Who should attend?

  • Health professionals
  • Clinical educators or supervisors
  • University academic staff

For more details see the Symposium Program here.

RSVP by completing this form, and returning to mikala.dimmock@newcastle.edu.au.

  • Tamworth Education Centre, 114-148 Johnson St, Tamworth NSW 2340

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.