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Centers of Excellence Primary Care Education

Transforming clinical education and preparing health professionals
to work in and lead patient-centered interprofessional teams

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Coordinating Center BLAST News Links                                                 January 11, 2013


Attention CoEPCE Trainees!
We would love to share your experiences in our national BLAST!
Contact Laurie Traylor for information.

VA’s San Francisco Center of Excellence (EdPACT) Highlighted

Training Nurse Practitioners for the Next Generation of Primary Care

Publication of the UCSF School of Nursing.

The article takes you into an exam room at the San Francisco VA Primary Care Educational Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) clinic and provides and up close and personal look at some of the strategies that define center’s philosophy around teaching, learning and teamwork.

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Recent Poll from VA’s Employee Education System of 1581 VA Learners as reported by the VA/EES “Weekly Educator”.

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Coordinating Center Staff

Stuart Gilman
Program Director

Kathryn Rugen
Nurse Consultant

Judith Bowen
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Deborah Ludke
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Kim Uhl
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