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Measurement, Outcomes, and Evaluation

Best Practices in Evaluating Interprofessional Education

The Measurement, Outcomes and Evaluations CAN researches and identifies best practices for evaluating interprofessional education. The CAN has studied work from Wayne State University School of Medicine, Rush University, and Lund University in Sweden.

Measurement, Outcomes, and Evaluation Presentations

Measuring Ableism

Dr. Laura VanPuymbrouck presented her work on assessing and measuring ableism to the Measurement, Outcomes, and Evaluation Consortium Action Network. Dr. VanPuymbrouck is an associate professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy at Rush University and specializes in investigating and addressing healthcare disparities in people with disabilities. (Recorded October 20, 2023.) A version of this video with sign language interpretation is available on our YouTube channel.

Special Olympics Inclusive Health Fundamentals

Anne Williams, DNP, MS, MBA-C, RN Vice President, Health Services & Education, and Rebekah Fettkether, PharmD, MPH Director, Clinical Education & Training, presented the outcomes of the pilot of the Health Fundamentals program, completed with the Golisano Institute for Developmental Disability Nursing and the University of Minnesota.(Recorded September, 2023.)

Health Outcomes for People with IDD in Sweden

Magnus Sandberg and Anna Axmon from Lund University in Sweden presented outcome measurements for two longitudinal studies of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. (Recorded January, 2022.)

Interprofessional Patient-Centered Teams

Jan Odiaga APRN, DNP, CPNP-PC, Theresa Gierlowski MPM, Grisel Rodriguez-Morales MSW, LCSW, Steven J. Taylor OTD, OTR/L, and Samantha Souza OTD, OTR/L of Rush University presented “IPE 502: Interprofessional Patient-Centered Teams.” (Recorded November, 2021.)

Utilizing an Interprofessional Value Scale to Optimize Team Assessment

Dr.Jennifer Mendez of Wayne State University School of Medicine presented “Utilizing an Interprofessional Value Scale to Optimize Team Assessment.” (Recorded July 2021)

Measurement, Outcomes, and Evaluation CAN Membership

Co-Chairs: Brian Abery, Ph.D. & Renáta Tichá, Ph.D.

Dee Banta

Molly Bathje, Ph.D., MS, OTR/L

John Bartkowski, Ph.D.

Tamekia Edwards

Haley Glaser

J. Carolyn Graff, Ph.D., RN, FAAIDD

Tamar Heller, Ph.D.

Tricia Johnson, Ph.D.

Elizabeth Madigan, Ph.D., RN, FAAN

Matthew Mason, Ph.D., BCBA-D, LBA

Ryan McGraw

Heidi Myhre

Wendy Nehring, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, FAAIDD

Margaret Nygren, EdD, FAAIDD

Suzen X. Riley

Mary Kay Rizzolo, Ph.D., FAAIDD

Jessica Sager

Carole Schwartz, MS, OTR

Jasmina Sisirak, Ph.D., MPH

Susan Solmon, DPM, RPh