IPE Steering Committee

Mary T. Keehn, PT, DPT, MHPE – Director of Interprofessional Practice and Education, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs & Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, College of Applied Health Sciences

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 Associate 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

Valerie Gruss, PhD, CNP-BC – Clinical Associate Professor,  Dept. of Behavioral Health Science, College of Nursing

Memoona Hasnain, MD, MHPE, PhD – Professor and Associate Head for Faculty Development & Research, Department of Family Medicine, 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 – Director of Academic Program Development and Assessment, Associate Professor, Jane Addams College of Social Work

Philip Patston, DPhil – Associate Professor of Oral Medicine, College of Dentistry

Elizabeth Peterson, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA – Clinical Professor and Director of Professional Education, Department of Occupational Therapy, College of Applied Health Sciences

Valerie S. Prater, MBA, RHIT, FAHIMA – 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 – Vice  Dean & Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Clnical Associate Professor, College of Pharmacy

Kathleen J. Sparbel, PhD, FNP-BC – Clinical Associate Professor, Director Quad Cities Regional Campus, College of Nursing

Charu Thakral, PhD – Associate Director, Diversity Educational & Research Initiatives, Office of Diversity

Annette Valenta, DrPH – Professor, Biomedical Health & Information Science, College of Applied Health Sciences; Academic Director, Patient Safety Leadership Programs, Department of Medical Education, College of Medicine, Chicago

Gerald P. Wickham, EdD – Assistant Dean for Medical Education and Evaluation, Clinical Assistant Professor, Health Sciences Education, College of Medicine, Peoria