Programs and Events

I-TIE sponsors events and programs to encourage and educate health care professionals. These include recurring events such as the Interprofessional Day of Learning and the Poverty Simulation.

Upcoming Events:

Join Us At Loyola’s 2018 Nutrition Expo!  Learn about nutrition resources for you and your patients. 

Presented by the Loyola Dietetic Interns, Stritch School of Medicine, and Accelerated BSN Students.

Date: Tuesday, April 3, 2018 | Location: SSOM Atrium (2nd floor) | Time: 10:30am – 4:30pm | Who: Everyone! Students, Staff, and Faculty

For more information: Loyola’s 2018 Nutrition Expo


Annual School-Based Health Center Health Fair March 27-28, 2018 at Proviso East High School

Please join Loyola University students, faculty and community organizations  in a two day Health Fair that reaches more than 1800 youth in the Maywood community. For more information on opportunities to participate: SBHC Annual Health Fair 2018.

Past Events:

Poverty Simulation: November 8 and Nov 11 2017

During this three-hour simulation, participants will role-play the lives of families living in poverty and the many community agencies with which they must interact. Two sessions will be held:

Loyola Lakeshore Campus on Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Rambler Room, 1st floor, Centennial Forum building

Health Sciences Campus in Maywood on Sat, Nov 11, 9-11 a.m. in the Cuneo Center/Stritch atrium.

E-mail Mickey Hade to register for either session..


Collaborating Across Borders (CAB) Conference-VI 2017 Meeting, Banff, Alberta, Canada | Preconference Workshop

Sunday, October 1, 8:30 – 12:00 | Capturing Collaborative Synergy:Building an IPEP Institute

Presenting: Fran Vlasses & Aaron Michelfelder, Loyola University Chicago

Collaborating Across Borders (CAB) is a premier Canada-United States joint conference focusing on an exploration of common issues around interprofessional education (IPE) and practice (IPP).

Nursing Outcomes Speake: October 2 and 3, 2017

Dr. Sandy Middleton, a nursing researcher from Australian Catholic University, at Loyola campuses. Dr. Middleton's work is focused on evidence-based practice and nursing outcomes, particularly in the stroke patient population. She will give three presentations, all titled Nurse initiated protocols save lives: The Quality in Acute Stroke Trial, for our faculty and students:

Daniel Swatrzman Public Health Ethics Lecture: Wednesday October 4, 2017

The inaugural Daniel Swatrzman Public Health Ethics Lecture will take place on Weds, Oct 4. The lecture is named for and honors Daniel Swartzman, JD as Emeritus Professor of Health Policy & Administration at the UIC School of Public Health.

Workshop - Resilience and Collaboration Through Graphic Medicine | Friday April 21, 2017| 8:00 AM ‌- 1 PM|

Facilitator: M.K. Czerwiec, AKA Comic Nurse | Quiet Study Room, Marcella Neihoff School of Medicine | Explore how the growing field of graphic medicine can help promote interprofessional communication within both patient care and educational settings.
This will be a hands-on workshop in which participants will have the opportunity to engage with graphic medicine exercises. This workshop was led by MK Czerwiec, who has been making comics under the pseudonym Comic Nurse since 2000 and is a leader in the graphic medicine field. More information: click here


April 15, 2016 Interprofessional Day of Learning:  Leading change:  Interprofessional Teaching, Innovation, and Excitement  ‌

A half-day interactive workshop to explore, in both large and small groups, the benefits of interprofessional education and team teaching for best patient-centered care.   Day of Learning Program

2015 - CAB V: Collaborating Across Borders Conference
September 29, 2015 - October 5, 2015. Roanke, VA.     ‌‌