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Competency in Evidence Informed Practice for Integrative Health Professions Nuts and Bolts of an Integrative Competency in Evidence Informed Practice
This webinar took place: Tuesday, November 17th, 2015 10am PST/ 1pm EST

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Webinar Details:
During this webinar you will get a "behind the scenes" look at the interprofessional development of six Competencies for Optimal Practice in Integrated Environments. Listen to a focused discussion on one of the six: Evidence-based healthcare and evidence-informed practice, reviewing the rationale for its inclusion as well as the sub-competencies that comprise this integrative approach to EIP.

Participants will be able to:
  • Describe the development process for an integrative competency in EIP
  • Summarize the requirements for competency in EIP
  • Stacy Gomes, EdD, Vice President of Academic Affairs, Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, Member, ACCAHC Board of Directors
  • Jan Schwartz, MA, BCTMB, Co-founder and President, Education and Training Solutions, LLC, Executive Committee Member, ACCAHC Board of Directors
  • John Weeks Editor and Publisher of The Integrator Blog, former executive director of ACCAHC at which time he was lead writer on ther first iteration of the Competencies

This is the second webinar in a three part series. Information on the full series can be found here

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