Community-campus Partnerships in Interprofessional Geriatrics (ENGAGE-IL-CCPIG)
ENGAGE-IL is a Collaborative
All of our campus and community partners are imperative to the success of ENGAGE-IL’s goal, objectives, and reaching our overall purpose – to integrate geriatrics training into primary care and maximize patient and family engagement.
“A shared aim of all our partners is to increase patient empowerment and self-efficacy”
Alongside our partners, we will initiate in-person or online training sessions for patients and their caregivers, clinicians, faculty, and students.
Program participants will also learn from and engage with our free apps:
ENGAGE-IL spans the U.S. Our online interprofessional (IP) Geriatric Training program is available to healthcare professionals from many disciplines across the U.S.
Partners in Rural Illinois
UIC has established partnerships with other human services and healthcare organizations that serve rural and/or underserved populations and institutions supported by other Federal funds to improve the health of older adults.