Skip to content
A.T. Still University
Prospective Students
Current Students
Alumni
Schools
Faculty
Partners
Public
Diversity
Connect




iConnect News
ATSU Headlines
Arizona Campus Missouri Campus ASDOH ASHS KCOM SOMA Awards Community Health Centers Graduations Grants

Students
Student Headlines AZ Student Affairs MO Student Affairs ATSU Portal Login

Alumni
Alumni Headlines Classnotes In Memoriam Continuing Education

Faculty & Staff
Faculty/Staff Headlines Research & Publications ATSU Portal Login

Newsletters
iConnect Newsletter Grants & You Newsletter Athletic Training Alumni Newsletter Still Partner Newsletter Still- Well Being Newsletter Healthy Investments ATSU Research
A.T. Still Library Newsletter
Still Magazine
Current Issue
Past Issues
Headlines
Classnotes
Donor Recognition
Features
Hot Sheet
In Memoriam
Letters
Profiles
The Last Word
Web Exclusives
President’s Desk
Research News
Spark Scholarly Activity Magazine
Fall 2018
Summer 2018
Spring 2018
Winter 2018
Supplement 2017
Fall 2017
Summer 2017
Spring 2017
Winter 2017
Supplement 2016
ATSU Research Fall 2016 ATSU Research Summer 2016 ATSU Research Spring 2016 ATSU Research Winter 2016 ATSU Research Supplement 2015 ATSU Research Fall 2015
Museum of Osteopathic Medicine

iConnect News


Students unite to celebrate interprofessional collaboration

November 11, 2015
Posted In: ASDOH, ASHS, Events, Faculty & Staff Headlines, IPE, SOMA, Student Headlines

It was all about interprofessional collaboration for students who gathered during the inaugural Falls Mixer event on the Mesa campus Friday, Nov. 6. More than 60 students from A.T. Still University’s (ATSU) Arizona School of Health Sciences (ASHS), School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona (SOMA) and Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ASDOH), came together to celebrate interprofessional education and the upcoming Still Standing Falls Prevention Outreach.

The event was held to promote the formation of interdisciplinary teams who are gearing up for the 2016 outreach, which is a community health education program aimed at helping elders prevent falls and address their fear of falling. Outreach is also an essential opportunity for students to work in interdisciplinary teams. Nearly 70 student teams comprised of different health professions programs will fan the Valley to teach the eight-week Still Standing course to hundreds of older adults at more than 70 medical centers, rehabilitative facilities, and retirement homes and communities.

Students also heard from special guest speakers including ATSU-ASHS dean Randy Danielsen, PhD, PA-C, Babak Nayeri, ND, FACFE, DAAPM, executive consultant, Healthy Aging, Arizona Department of Health Services, and Karen Richards, RN, MBA, of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona. Dr. Nayeri and Richards spoke to students about the importance of falls prevention education in the community.

2015-10-30_Falls Prevention Meet _ Greet BBQ_34  2015-10-30_Falls Prevention Meet _ Greet BBQ_03 2015-10-30_Falls Prevention Meet _ Greet BBQ_01

Comments are closed.

« »