Lebanese American University

IPEInterprofessional Education

Second LAU Interprofessional Education Conference
Interprofessional Collaboration
In Acute and Chronic Care

Program

Friday, April 20, 2018
08:00-09:00 Welcome Coffee and Registration
09:00-10:00

Opening Presentations

Moderator: Nadia El Asmar, MD, Assistant Professor, School of Medicine, LAU

  • Diabetes - A Framework for Interprofessional Education, Collaborative Practice, and Team Science
    Linda Jaber, PharmD
  • Time for change - Time for Teamwork
    Anne Lippert, MD, CHPE, FERC
10:00-11:00 Opening Ceremony Under The Patronage of the Minister of Public Health, Mr. Ghassan Hasbani
  • Welcome by Dr. George Najjar, Provost, LAU
  • Note by Dr. Imad Btaiche, Dean of the LAU School of Pharmacy, LAU IPE Chair
  • Speech by Mr. Ghassan Hasbani, Minister of Public Health
  • “Develop the Power of Listening”, Dr. Martin S. Loyato, Assistant Professor of Music, LAU
Master of Ceremonies Dr. Nadine Zeeni, Associate Professor, LAU-IPE Coordinator
11:00-11:30 Welcome Reception
11:30-13:00

Opening Keynote Session

Moderator: Nancy Hoffart, PhD, RN

  • Interprofessional Approach to Quality and Safety Improvement in Acute and Chronic Care
    Mary A. Dolansky, PhD, RN, FAAN
  • Panel Discussion: Advancing Lebanese Healthcare through Interprofessional Collaboration
    Imad Btaiche, PharmD - Mary Dolansky, PhD, RN, FAAN - Nancy Hoffart, PhD, RN
    Ernestina Repetto, MD, PhD, Antibiotic Resistance Referent, Medical Department, Médecins Sans Frontières
13:00-14:00 Lunch

14:00-15:00
Platform Presentations: Interprofessional Education and Practice & Examples from the Region

Moderators: Soumana Nasser, PharmD, Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy, LAU 
Anna Farra, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine (Infectious Diseases), Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine, LAU

14:00-14:15 Interprofessional Collaboration (IPC) among Nurses and Physicians in Lebanon

Maha A. Habre, MSN, RN, CEN, Clinical Instructor, Alice Ramez Chagoury School of Nursing, LAU
14:15-14:30 Transforming Interprofessionalism in Qatar - lessons learnt from the Interprofessional Education Committee experience (2014-2018)

Alla El-Awaisi, MPharm, MRPharmS, MS, PgCert, PhD, Assistant Dean for Student Affairs, College of Pharmacy, Health Chair of the Interprofessional Education Committee, Qatar University.
14:30-14:45 Evaluation of the effects of an educational nursing intervention for Lebanese type 2 diabetics on their self-efficacy, self-care behaviors and therapeutic adherence

Randa Bou-Rizk Atallah, PhD, RN, Head of Department, Faculty of Nursing, Saint Joseph University
14:45-15:00 Heart Failure Multidisciplinary Team At the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC)

Hind Dakhil Abboud, MPH, LD, CCU/RCU / Neuro-ICU Clinical Dietician, Department of Clinical Nutrition, American University of Beirut Medical Center
15:00-15:15 Grab ‘n Go Coffee
15:15-16:30 Parallel Workshops on Soft Skills

Workshop 1: Hands-on Strategies for Collaborative Star Leaders

Moderator: Soumana Nasser, PharmD

  • Elie Samia, MA, Assistant Vice President for Outreach and Civic Engagement, LAU

Noura Hall (Lobby Level)

Workshop 2: Feedback in an Interprofessional Collaborative Climate

Moderator: Nadia El Asmar, MD

  • Anne Lippert, MD, CHPE, FERC

Bray (B1 Level)

Saturday, April 21, 2018
08:00-09:00 Welcome Coffee and Registration
09:00-09:45 Plenary Session

Moderator: Rita Doumit, PhD, RN, Assistant Professor, Alice Ramez Chagoury School of Nursing, LAU

  • IPE and Collaboration Practice in the Global Health Context
    Freida Chavez, RN, MHSc, DNP, FAAN
    CHSC Auditorium Level 1
09:45-10:00 Coffee Break
10:00-11:30 Parallel workshops

Workshop 1: Acute Care - Could this be Sepsis? Screening and Early Identification of Sepsis: Improving the Timeframe through Interprofessional Collaboration

Moderator: Anna Farra, MD

  • Fayez Abillama, MD, Assistant Professor, Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine
    LAU Acting Head, Division of Critical Care Clerkship
    Director of ICU, LAUMC-RH
  • Maha Habre, MSN, RN, CEN
  • Anna Farra, MD, PhD
  • Yara Kuyumjian, Pharm D, Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Pharmacy, LAU
  • Vanda Abi Raad, MD, MHPE Assistant Dean for Continuing Medical Education, Associate Professor, Clinical Simulation Center Director, Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine, LAU

Clinical Simulation Center Inpatient Zone - CHSC Level 4

Workshop 2: Chronic Care - Interprofessional Collaboration in the Treatment of Obesity and Bariatric Surgery

Moderators: Rita Doumit, PhD, RN
Lamis Karaoui, PharmD, BCPS

  • Georges Al-Hajj, MD, General & Bariatric Surgery, Gilbert & Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine, LAU;
  • Medical director and Program director, Obesity & Weight Control Center (COCP), Middle East Institute of Health-University Hospital (MEIH)
  • Rodrigue Chemaly, MD, General and Bariatric Surgery, Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine, LAU
  • Jocelyne Fares, MD, Endocrinology, Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine, LAU; Head of Division: Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism, COCP, MEIH
  • Murielle Abou-Samra, LD, MSc, Head Dietitian, MEIH; LAU instructor
  • Pascale Tannoury, MS, Clinical Psychology, COCP, MEIH

CHSC 5500

Workshop 3: Education - Incorporating IPE: from Academia to Practice

Moderator: Nadine Zeeni, PhD

  • Nancy Hoffart, PhD, RN

Health Sciences Library, CHSC Level 3

11:30-12:00 Coffee Break with Snacks
12:00-13:30

Parallel workshops

Workshop 1: Chronic Care - Interprofessional Collaboration in the Care of Patients with Diabetes

Moderators: Maya Bassil, PhD, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences, LAU
Ola Sukkarieh, PhD, RN, Assistant Professor, Alice Ramez Chagoury School of Nursing, LAU

  • Ghada T. Ballane, MD, Endocrinologist, Keserwan Medical Center
  • Linda Jaber, PharmD
  • Sandra Karnaby, MS, RD, Dietetic Internship Coordinator, LAU

CHSC 5500

Workshop 2: Education - IPE Assessment and Evaluation - Develop Your Plan

Moderator: Maha Habre, MSN, RN, CEN, Clinical Instructor, Alice Ramez Chagoury School of Nursing, LAU

  • Maha Habre, MSN, RN, CEN
  • Mary A. Dolansky, PhD, RN, FAAN
  • Nadia El Asmar, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Director of Primary Care Clerkship
    Director of OSCES and Clinical Skills Program
    Associate Director, Clinical Simulation Center, Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine, LAU
  • Nelly El-Chammas Issa, MBA, DHQM, BSN
    Clinical Simulation Center Senior Coordinator, LAU
  • Rudy Bahri, MBA, DESM, BSN
    Clinical Simulation Center Coordinator, LAU
  • Lamis Karaoui, PharmD, BCPS
    Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy, LAU

Health Sciences Library - CHSC Level 3