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Teri Kennedy, PhD, MSW, LCSW, ACSW, FGSA, FNAP

Ida Johnson Feaster Professorship in Interprofessional Practice and Education (IPE)
School of Nursing

PhD, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona
MSW, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona
BA, Grand Canyon College, Phoenix, Arizona


Overview

  • KU faculty since 2018
  • Chair, Advisory Committee for Interdisciplinary Community-Based Linkages, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
  • Nexus Learning System Advisory Committee and National Advisory Council, Accelerating Interprofessional Community-Based Education and Practice initiative (representing John A. Hartford Foundation), National Center for Interprofessional Practice & Education, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 

Academic Program Affiliations

  • Interprofessional Education
  • Intraprofessional (PhD/DNP)

Current Areas of Teaching

  • NRSG 941, Preparing for Doctoral Leadership

Select Publications 

  • Kennedy, T. (2018, September-October). Grandparents, gun violence and gun policy. American Society on Aging. Aging Today: 39(5), 1-3 ISSN: 1067-8379 
  • O'Neill, L., & Kennedy, T. (2018, June). Elder care: A resource for Interprofessional providers: Hoarding disorder. Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ
  • Kennedy, T. (2017). Chapter 5: Roles and responsibilities. In C. Morano (Ed.) Perspectives on Interprofessional education and practice. Washington, DC: NASW Press
  • Kennedy, T. (2016). Chapter 10: Happiness: Journey and destination. In M. Napoli (Ed.) Whole person health. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt Publishing Company 
  • Kennedy, T. (2009). Geriatric education centers: The academic capitalist knowledge/learning regime. Saarbrücken, Germany: VDM Verlag

Select Presentations

  • Kennedy, T. (2018, November 11). Doing justice to IPE: A practical model for sustaining IPE initiatives. Invited Skill-Based Workshop. Doing Justice to Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practices, Interprofessional Education Summit. Council on Social Work Education. Orlando, FL
  • Kennedy, T. (Symposium Organizer/Moderator), Harrell, L., Ervin, B., & Acosta, T. (2018, November 11). Addressing social determinants of health through an interprofessional tri-university student-led clinic serving homeless adults: Student Health Outreach for Wellness (SHOW) Community Initiative. Invited Program Panel Presentation (Advanced Level). Doing Justice to Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practices, Interprofessional Education Summit. Council on Social Work Education. Orlando, FL
  • Kennedy, T. (2018, October 3-5). Theory Burst #2: Building experiential learning activities linked to IPEC's core competencies. Invited presentation. Interprofessional Education: Advancing & Sustaining Your Program for Collaborative Practice, 2018 Fall Institute. Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC®), Phoenix, AZ
  • Kennedy, T. (2018, September 14). Advancing interprofessional competencies in person-, family- and community-centered care: The role of the geriatric healthcare team. Invited presentation. Levande Gerontology Program Seminar Series 1, School of Social Work, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
  • Kennedy, T. (2018, March 14). From new to next frontiers in ageing: A practical model for sustaining age-friendly initiatives. Engaging-Aging 2018, Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland. 

Grants 

  • 2017-2018, AOA Elder Justice & Adult Protective Services APS Grants to States, Arizona APS: Improve the quality of life and well-being for vulnerable Arizonans by reducing risk of future maltreatment through reliable and valid safety and risk assessments. Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC. Subcontract: Adult Protective Services, Division of Aging & Adult Services, Arizona Department of Economic Security, Phoenix, AZ (PI: $30,240)
  • 2016-2018, Interprofessional by DesignTM: Meeting at the Crossroads to Accelerate Leadership Competency and Readiness for Transition to Interprofessional Practice, Accelerating Interprofessional Community-Based Education and Practice. National Center for Interprofessional Education and Practice in collaboration with Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, John A. Hartford Foundation, Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation, and Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation. College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ (Key Contributor/Education Partner: $50,000 NC/$50,000 The Crossroads, Inc.)
  • 2015-2018, Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP). College of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ (YR1: PI: $200,000; YR2: Co-PI: $200,000; YR3: PI/Arizona Geriatrics Society: $8,000) 
  • 2014-2016, Interprofessional Primary Care Curriculum Implementation and Evaluation, College of Nursing & Health Innovation, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ. Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation. (Co-Investigator/Interprofessional Faculty Coach: .15, $10,000)
  • 2010-2015, Undergraduate Child Welfare Training Program-Amendment, Division of Children, Youth, and Families, Arizona Department of Economic Security, IV-E. (PI: FY 2011: $738,055; FY 2012: $900,332; FY 2013: $1,416,507; FY 2014: $2,205,074; FY 2015: $2,213,800)

Awards & Honors

  • 2016, Fellow (FGSA), Social Research, Policy, and Practice Section, Gerontological Society of America, New Orleans, LA (Inducted November 2016)
  • 2016, Distinguished Scholar and Fellow (FNAP), National Academies of Practice and the Social Work Academy, Baltimore, MD (Inducted April 9, 2016)
  • 2015-16, Health and Aging Policy Fellow/American Political Science Association Congressional Fellow (APSA), Placed with Senator Jeff Flake's (R-AZ) DC Office and Senate Special Committee on Aging, Washington, DC (fellowship and placement extended through 09/2017)
  • 2011, Mit Joyner Gerontology Leadership Award, Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors and Association for Gerontology Education in Social Work (AGESW), Cincinnati, OH
  • 2010, Outstanding Social Work Program Director Award, Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors, Atlanta, GA
Last modified: Dec 05, 2018

Contact

Teri Kennedy, PhD, MSW, LCSW, ACSW, FGSA, FNAP
Ida Johnson Feaster Professorship in Interprofessional Practice and Education (IPE)

tkennedy4@kumc.edu

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