Brian Sick, MD
University of Minnesota

Brian Sick, MD is an Associate Professor at the University of Minnesota where he completed a dual residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics. He is originally from Rochester, New York where he completed both his bachelor’s and medical degrees at the University of Rochester. His academic interests include interprofessional education, history of medicine, chronic care medicine and clinical quality improvement. He has received multiple awards for clinical excellence through the Department of Medicine.  His clinical interests include preventative medicine and primary care for the whole family.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
This workshop is designed to provide an introduction to the key elements of the two-day 'Preceptors in the Nexus' workshop.  Interactive and fast-paced, participants will learn how to create a culture of interprofessional collaboration that aligns education and practice and optimizes the interprofessional clinical learning environment.    
The 2019 Health Professions Accreditors Collaborative (HPAC) and National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education (NCIPE) best-practice guidelines recommend that institutions deliberately design the interprofessional education (IPE) curriculum to include intentionally created and sequenced longitudinal learning experiences that are integrated into existing professional program curricula. A challenge often faced by institutions striving for this goal is a lack of awareness of the many opportunities currently existing in curricula. Discovering, evaluating, and cataloging the full…