IPE Steering Committee

  • Mary T. Keehn, PT, DPT, MHPE – Director of Interprofessional Education, OVCHA & Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, College of Applied Health Sciences
  • Meenaskshy Aiyer, MD, FACP – Associate Dean & Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine at Peoria
  • Frank Borgers, PhD – Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Health Policy & Administration, School of Public Health
  • Blase P. Brown, DDS, MS – Assistant Professor, Dept. of Oral Medicine & Diagnostic Sciences, College of Dentistry
  • William Chamberlin, MD, FACP – Chief Compliance Officer, Office of Compliance
  • Linda Chang, PharmD, MPH, BCPS – Clinical Assistant Professor, Dept. of Family & Community Medicine, College of Medicine Rockford
  • Carol Courtney PT, PhD – Clinical Associate Professor, Dept. of Physical Therapy, College of Applied Health Sciences
  • Velerie Gruss, PhD, CNP-BC – Clinical Assistant Professor, College of Nursing, Dept. of Behavioral Health Science
  • Memoona Hasnain, MD, MHPE, PhD – Associate Head for Faculty Development, College of Medicine, Chicago
  • Abbas Hyderi, MD, MPH – Associate Dean for Curriculum & Associate Professor of Clinical Family Medicine – College of Medicine Chicago
  • Christopher Mitchell, PhD, LCSW – Associate Dean for Doctoral Studies & Academic Programs,Jane Addams College of Social Work
  • Phil Patston, DPhil – Associate Professor of Oral Medicine, College of Dentistry
  • Elizabeth Peterson, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA – Clinical Professor, Department of Occupational Therapy, College of Applied Health Sciences
  • Valerie S. Prater, MBA,RHIT – Clinical Assistant Professor, Colleges of Applied Health Sciences
  • Rebecca Raszewski, MS, AHIP – Associate Professor & Information Services & Liaison Librarian, Library of Health Sciences, Chicago
  • Marieke Dekker Schoen, PharmD – Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, College of Pharmacy
  • Kathleen J. Sparbel, PhD, FNP-BC – Clinical Assistant Professor, Director Quad Cities Regional Campus, College of Nursing
  • Charu Thakral, PhD – Associate Director, Diversity Education & Research Initiatives, Office of Diversity, Health Sciences
  • Annette Valenta, DrPH – Professor, Department of Biomedical Health & Information Science, College of Applied Health Sciences; Academic Director, Patient Safety Leadership Programs, Chicago