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Register for Health Professions Educational Research Symposium

Lynn M. Gangone, Ed.D.

Lynn M. Gangone, Ed.D.

The NSU Health Professions Division’s (HPD) Institute for Educational Research, under the leadership of Fred Lippman, R.Ph., Ed.D., chancellor, created the Health Professions Educational Research Symposium (HPERS) in 2007 to encourage, support, and disseminate research related to the scholarship of teaching and learning. The 2015 HPERS conference theme is “Leadership in Higher Education: Training our Students, Training Ourselves” and will be heldon Saturday, Jan. 24 at 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. in the Terry Building (HPD) at NSU’s Davie campus. Members of the entire NSU community and the public are invited to attend.

The keynote speaker is Lynn Gangone, Ed.D., dean of the Colorado Women’s College at University of Denver, whose presentation is titled “Lessons in leadership: Navigating change in turbulent times.” The closing presenter is Sandee Dunbar, D.P.A., OTR/L, assistant dean of professional development and education at NSU’s College of Health Care Sciences, on the topic of “The responsibility of academic leadership: Creating a leadership narrative.” In addition to these dynamic speakers, HPERS features 14 podium presentations and five poster presentations on topics ranging from “Instructional technology: Are you an E-Leader?” to “Human patient simulation: Student leadership achieved through mentoring and modeling in health care education by teamwork.”

Click here to register today. Costs are $50 for students, $75 for faculty, and $125 for non-NSU attendees. Registration includes a continental breakfast, buffet lunch, as well as a closing wine and cheese reception. The attached file includes the full day schedule.

Click here to view conference schedule: 2015_conference _schedule-final.