ENGAGE-IL-SLIG

Scholars and Leaders in Interprofessional Geriatrics
(ENGAGE-IL-SLIG)

Address the gap in geriatrics trained health workforce though our interprofessional student scholarship program that enables health science students from six different disciplines who are interested in geriatrics to acquire knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of integrated ethical geriatric care in a variety of health care settings as part of an interprofessional team. At the heart of this scholarship are active, experiential learning, discussion and reflection on the unique qualities and needs of older adult patients across several life phases and care settings and how an integrated team of interprofessional practitioners can better address their needs.