Wendy Anemaet, PT, DPT, PhD, GCS, CWS, GTC, COS-C
Regis University

Dr. Anemaet received her Master’s in Physical Therapy from the University of Southern California, PhD in Aging Studies from the University of South Florida, and Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Regis University. She is a Geriatric Clinical Specialist and a Certified Wound Specialist, has a Geriatric Training Certificate and a Certificate of OASIS Specialist—Clinical, and serves on the editorial board of Topics in Geriatric Rehabilitation. In addition to teaching at Regis University, she currently practices in outpatient and home health settings where she strives to meld interprofessional education and interprofessional practice. Her research interests include geriatrics, exercise, and osteoarthritis.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
The Core Competencies for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice (IPEC) identify the need for students in the health professions to prepare for interprofessional practice in order to provide excellence in patient care. Although the need for collaboration in the clinic has always existed, the impacts of technology, specialization, access to health information, and new delivery structures require the various health professions to think differently and purposefully about how to simultaneously optimize learning and patient care. Implementing interprofessional education (IPE) within the…