A flexible core curriculum that can be used by organizations working in IDD health, integrated into academic credit-bearing courses, or incorporated into a service learning project. The Golisano Institute for Developmental Disability Nursing in collaborationwith Special Olympics International (SOI) and a range of Subject Matter… Read More »Inclusive Health Fundamentals
Explore the pilot projects of the IDD Health Equity Consortium.
Villanova University Pilot Project A senior-level undergraduate practicum bringing students majoring in health professions together with individuals with IDD and their caregivers to support health promotion and home health in the community. Interprofessional student teams from Villanova University’s M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing and… Read More »Virtual Interprofessional Simulation Experience with People with IDD as Standardized Patients
Rush University Pilot Project In a service learning course, interprofessional student teams collaborate with individuals with IDD, their caregivers, and staff from a local community-based organization during a series of telehealth sessions. Interprofessional student teams representing two or more health care professions will partner with… Read More »Advanced Interprofessional E-Service Learning Experience with People with IDD (AISLE)
University of Illinois-Chicago Pilot An interactive program where pharmacy, nursing, and dentistry students work with individuals with IDD serving as standardized patients in outpatient primary care simulations. The College of Nursing, College of Dentistry, College of Pharmacy, and the Co-Operative Career Experience Certificate program (Co-Op… Read More »Interprofessional Medical Simulations with People with IDD as Standardized Patients