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The Value of Health Professions Education

Deborah Navedo, PhD, CPNP, CNE @MGHInstHPEd or @DebNavedo When speaking to all kinds of people about health profession education, I often get asked, “Why do people get a master’s degree in health professions education?” or “Sounds very interesting but where would it more »

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Part II: What Impact Means To the IHP


In my last post I described the IMPACT program. Anyone who has been at the IHP for the past two semesters has certainly heard of IMPACT and what we are trying to accomplish. This interprofessional set of experiences for our more »

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Thinking About Our IMPACT: Part 1


Part 1: What is IMPACT? Founded on principles of interprofessional education and practice, the Institute is now ready to live into its next generation of education and excellence. Dr. Mary Knab is ready to launch an entirely new curriculum for more »

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Aphasia Awareness

Aphasia is a communication disorder that occurs frequently after someone experiences a brain insult; the most common cause is a stroke in the left hemisphere of the brain. More specifically, the communication impairment experienced by people with aphasia includes problems more »

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