Research and scholarship


  1. White R, Walczybock A, Mendez J, Reed A, Maloney S, Malik M, Kivlen C. Retrospective Study of Healthcare Resources Developed for Patients by Interprofessional Teams. Cureus. 2023 Jan 16;15(1):e33840. doi: 10.7759/cureus.33840. PMID: 36819349; PMCID: PMC9931379.
  2. Garwood CL, Banfill K, Maher S, McQueen J, Moser LR, Moul A, Walczyk M. A multimodal interprofessional education program including case-based problem solving focused on pain management increases student's knowledge and interprofessional skills. J Interprof Care. 2022 Nov-Dec;36(6):864-872. doi: 10.1080/13561820.2022.2038102. Epub 2022 Feb 27. PMID: 35225136.
  3. Garwood CL, Salinitri F, Levine DL. Delivering interprofessional patient safety education using storytelling, a real-life medication error, and synchronous online platform. Med Teach. 2022 Jun;44(6):643-649. doi: 10.1080/0142159X.2021.2017870. Epub 2021 Dec 21. PMID: 34932425.
  4. Stewart B, Hanke P, Kucemba M, Levine DL, Mendez J, Saad AH. A Qualitative Analysis of Older Adults' Views of Healthcare Provider Attributes and Communication Skills. J Patient Exp. 2022 Apr 4;9:23743735221092564. doi: 10.1177/23743735221092564. PMID: 35402706; PMCID: PMC8988662.
  5. Yahia A, Cole E, Rayford A, Fava J. A community-based, interdisciplinary approach to improving HPV vaccine uptake at a large urban public university. J Am Coll Health. 2022 Mar 10:1-7. doi: 10.1080/07448481.2022.2044823. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35271416.
  6. O'Connell MB, Fava JP, Gilkey SJ, Dereczyk AL, Higgins R, Burke CA, Lucarotti RL, Gaggin PE. Using community pharmacies and team observed structured clinical encounters (TOSCEs) for interprofessional education and training. Curr Pharm Teach Learn. 2021 Jan;13(1):19-28. doi: 10.1016/j.cptl.2020.07.018. Epub 2020 Aug 6. PMID: 33131613.
  7. O'Connell MB, Pattin AJ, Gilkey SJ, Dereczyk AL, Lucarotti RL, Chackunkal SJ. Feasibility of Interprofessional Education in a Community Pharmacy. J Pharm Pract. 2021 Dec;34(6):988-995. doi: 10.1177/0897190020930532. Epub 2020 Jun 22. PMID: 32567457.
  8. Fava JP, Whitney M, Mendez J, O'Connell MB. Bone health assessments by student pharmacists during interprofessional education. Curr Pharm Teach Learn. 2020 Sep;12(9):1101-1109. doi: 10.1016/j.cptl.2020.04.019. Epub 2020 May 23. PMID: 32624139.
  9. August BA, Gortney JS, Mendez J. Evaluating interprofessional socialization: Matched student self-assessments surrounding underserved clinic participation. Curr Pharm Teach Learn. 2020 Aug;12(8):926-931. doi: 10.1016/j.cptl.2020.04.006. Epub 2020 Apr 16. PMID: 32564994.


  1. Saad, Aline PharmD; Salinitri, Francine PharmD; Saunders, Kimberly A. PharmD; Milone, Anna PharmD, BCPS; Mayberry, Melanie E. DDS, MS-HCM; Stewart, Brittany RD, PharmD; Fitzgerald, Mark DDS, MS. Interprofessional Introductory and Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences in Dental Clinics: Perspectives from four programs. Presented at the Nexus Summit August 2022 Minneapolis Minnesota and ADEA Conference March 2023, Portland Oregon
  2. Mayberry, Melanie DDS, MS-HCM; Saad, Aline PharmD; Ernst, Joy: Levine Diane, MD; Stewart, Brittany RD, PharmD; Mendez, Jennifer PhD: Collins, Joshua MD; Reed, Ashley PhD, ATC. Interprofessional Education Innovation Through Virtual Health Care Team Visits. Presented at the Nexus Summit August 2022 Minneapolis Minnesota and ADEA Conference March 2023, Portland Oregon
  3. Hayah Abbasi, BHS, Esraa Nigma, BHS, Aline Saad, Pharm.D, Christine Kivlen Ph.D, OTRL, Martha Schiller DPT, PT, Brittany Stewart, RD, Pharm.D. Tried and Tested: Discovering Benefits and Challenges with a Virtual Interprofessional Team Visit. Poster presentation. APhA March 2023. Phoenix, Arizona.
  4. Pham, Linh PharmD. Candidate; Saad, Aline, PharmD; Guyer, Christopher, MD; Stewart, Brittany, RD, PharmD. A Prescription for Success: Student pharmacists train medical students about best prescription writing practices through an Interprofessional Education Workshop. APhA March 2023. Phoenix, Arizona.
  5. Saad A, Gessler K, Levine D. A Virtual Interprofessional Room of Horrors Experience to Improve Medical and Pharmacy Students' Knowledge on Patient Safety. Nexus Summit. 2022. Minneapolis Minnesota. Poster presentation.
  6. Stewart, Brittany; Hanke, Paige; Kucemba, Megan; Levine, Diane; Mendez, Jennifer; Saad, Aline. Poster Number/Title: 1129 - A Qualitative Analysis of Older Adults' Description of Healthcare Provider Qualities and Communication Skills. APhA Conference. March 2022. San Antonio, Texas.
  7. Saad, Markova, Benkert, Tsilimingras, Gibson-Scipio, Mendez, and Wiers. An Interprofessional Telehealth Course for Health Educators and Health Professional Students. NEXUS Summit 2021. Virtual.
  8. Gibson-Scipio, Drs. Markova, Benkert, Tsilimingras, Mendez, Saad, and Wiers. Interprofessional Telehealth Training for Health Professional Students. APA Technology, Mind & Society 2021 Conference. Virtual.
  9. Wiers, Markova, Benkert, Tsilimingras, Mendez, and Saad. Midwest Interprofessional Practice, Education, and Research Center Conference. September 2021.Virtual.
  10. Saad, Banfill, Borland, Greer, Maher, McQueen, Moser, Moul, Stewart, Walczyk. A Virtual Interprofessional Educational Workshop Focused on the Impact of the Social Determinants of Health in Pain Management. Midwest Interprofessional Practice, Education, and Research Center Conference (September 2021 Poster Abstract). Virtual.