HDC’s IPP scholars chosen for poster presentation at 2023 Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) Conference

Scholars Madison Humphries and Mary Katherine Hadden of HDC’s Interprofessional Preparation Program (IPP) were chosen to present at the 2023 OSEP Combined Leadership and Project Directors’ Conference on July 24-26 in Arlington, VA.

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Recruitment begins for scholarship program preparing allied health students to serve children receiving special education

Related Service professional colors with middle-school aged boy in wheelchair. Text reads: Get off campus and Practice your profession in Community-based settings. The Interprofessional Preparation Program is now recruiting for the 2023-24 year. The program offers: Full tuition, paid travel, and cash stipend. Visit www.hdc.lsuhsc.edu/iprsp/ to learn more and apply.

Are you a graduate student in the Allied Health Professions and considering working with students with disabilities after your graduation?

Get acquainted with this unique population by participating in the Interprofessional Preparation Program.

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2020-2021 Cohort for the Interprofessional Preparation for Related Services Personnel Scholarship Program

Maya Leslie, a Xavier University graduate student, was recently accepted into the 2020-2021 cohort for the Interprofessional Preparation for Related Services Personnel scholarship program. (See Xavier University news article link below.) The Interprofessional Preparation for Related Services Personnel grant is funded by the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs, with LSU Health Sciences Center, School of Allied Health Professionals acting as a liaison for scholarship recipients. One student from University of Louisiana Monroe and two students from Tulane University were also accepted into the program along with six graduate students from the School of Allied Health Professions at the LSU Health Sciences Center. 

The one-year program is completed in tandem with the scholars discipline specific graduate training program and prepares the scholars for careers in their chosen professions within educational environments.

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