NYU Faculty Participated in the Interprofessional Faculty Development Workshop

On July 24, 2014, NYU faculty from colleges of Nursing and Dentistry, and School of Medicine participated in the interprofessional faculty development workshop, faciltated by Mayumi Willgerodt, PhD, MPH, MS, RN, and Amy Kim, DDS, from the University of Washington. 
The main objectives of the workshop were:
1. Discuss the teamSTEPPS framework and key principles
2. Describe three communication strategies to enhance effective teamwork
3. Identify barriers to teamwork, strategies to overcome teamwork barriers, and potential successful outcomes
4. Describe principles of group facilitation
5. Discuss common facilitation challenges in inter professional learning groups
6. Identify effective facilitation strategies in teaching and learning 
The workshop received very positive feedback!