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AUCD: Concurrent Sessions: Group 5: Innovations in Interprofessional Training


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Toby Long, PhD,
Georgetown University Center for Child & Human Development, UCEDD


Two innovative programs promoting interprofessional learning will be presented. GEORGE, an inter-professional, inter-university program trains professional students in an early-intervention curriculum meeting a variety of standards and competencies through on-line, face-to-face, and team-based practicum programming. The Interprofessional Event in Disabilities is a required interprofessional exercise for health sciences students that provides opportunities for collaboration with self-advocates. Following program descriptions, discussion will take place on program benefits and sustainability challenges.

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