Clinical Observer (Battle Creek VA)

Battle Creek VA - Clinical Observer

  • Full Name: Clinical Observer
  • Hosting Body: VA (Battle Creek) Medical Center
  • Location: Battle Creek, MI
  • Date: Mid-December, 2016
  • Description: Clinical observation to allow for further development of theoretical knowledge obtained after completion of first semesters of occupational therapy education.  Observed assessments for seating, power mobility, hand and upper extremity dysfunction, PAVE clinic (diabetic foot care management), and a variety of neurological and orthopedic disorders, as well as observe in related deparments (low vision, prosthetics).
  • Other Resources/Further Information: http://www.battlecreek.va.gov/services/Occupational_Therapy.asp

2016 Interprofessional Forum

2016 Interprofessional Forum

  • Full Name: Health Sciences Interprofessional Forum: Educating Health Care Teams of the Future
  • Hosting Body: University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences
  • Location: Pittsburgh, PA
  • Date: Friday, October 28th, 2016
  • Description: First year graduate students from all University of Pittsburgh Health Sciences Schools participate in a half-day program to learn about roles, teamwork, and collaboration among different healthcare professions.  Forum highlights included case study of a simulated patient discharge and a keynote presentation from the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program.
  • Other Resources/Further Information: https://www.shrs.pitt.edu/Admissions.aspx?id=3589