The innovative care models goal is to instill a department-wide commitment to expanding the use of multidisciplinary teams in all its programs. Multidisciplinary includes administrative staff as well as faculty.  Build out innovative care models, including higher levels of care and specialty clinics.


  • Leadership – Increase the number of professional disciplines represented in leadership.
  • Training – Expand and refine multidisciplinary didactics and training throughout all the department’s educational programs.
  • Capacity – Deepen our service capacity using group and cohort models.

Major Initiatives

Committee Chair: Sarah Schwenk

Additional Goal Areas