David Beck, EdD, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA
Associate Dean for Interprofessional Studies
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh
Dr. David C. Beck is the Associate Dean for Interprofessional Studies for the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh. Throughout his career, he has been a leader in the interprofessional education of health care providers in entry-level program, in on-the-job training for health care teams, and in post-professional/continuing education programming. He has extensive expertise in the design, implementation, and evaluation of educational programming.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Lightning Talk Description:: The past two years have brought a succession of unprecedented changes. From the global pandemic to the world-wide response to racial injustice, interprofessional education (IPE) has been tasked with responding to multiple challenges. From design to debriefing, all aspects of IPE events required adaptation. Through virtual collaborations, faculty development, and consideration of systemic racism and social determinants of health, the University of Pittsburgh successfully moved a large, in-person, introductory event to a virtual setting with contemporary themes.…