Amy Blue

Amy Blue

ASO VICE PRESIDENT & CLIN PROF

Department: HA-INTERDISC EDUCATION CTR
Business Phone: (352) 273-8477
Business Email: amy.blue@phhp.ufl.edu

About Amy Blue

Amy Blue, PhD, is the associate vice president for interprofessional education in the UF Health Office of the Senior Vice President for Health Affairs. She is also a clinical professor in the College of Public Health and Health Professions’ Department of Environmental and Global Health. Dr. Blue holds a doctorate in Medical Anthropology from Case Western Reserve University and completed a National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Post-doctoral fellowship in Behavioral Science at the University of Kentucky. Following completion of her fellowship, she joined the University of Kentucky College of Medicine Dean’s Office and Department of Surgery as an assistant professor and medical educator. In 1998, Dr. Blue moved to the Medical University of South Carolina where she served as the Associate Dean for Curriculum and Evaluation in the MUSC College of Medicine, and advanced to Professor, Family Medicine. In 2007, Dr. Blue was promoted to Assistant Provost for Education at MUSC. In that role, she established and directed the university’s interprofessional education program, Creating Collaborative Care. Dr. Blue has co-authored more than 100 peer-reviewed publications regarding medical and interprofessional education. Her educational research interests have included measures of professionalism in medical students, funded by the National Board of Medical Examiners, and assessment and evaluation practices, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. She has served in national leadership roles, including chair of The Generalists in Medical Education, chair of the Southern Group on Educational Affairs of the Association of American Medical Colleges, and was a founding member of the American Interprofessional Health Collaborative. Dr. Blue has been elected as a faculty member to the medical honor society, Alpha Omega Alpha, holds honorary membership to the National Pharmacy Leadership Society, Phi Lambda Sigma, and membership to the public health honorary society, Delta Omega. She is an Associate Editor of the Journal of Interprofessional Care and the Journal of Interprofessional Education and Practice. Dr. Blue served as a member of the Interprofessional Education Collaborative Expert Panel that wrote the Core Competencies for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice Report in 2011. In 2013, she was elected Distinguished Scholar and Fellow in the National Academies of Practice, Dentistry Academy. In 2018, she was awarded the Association of American Medical Colleges Southern Group on Educational Affairs Career Educator award for sustained excellence in educational leadership and scholarship. Most recently, she was selected to be a public member of the National Board of Certification in Occupational Therapy.

Publications

2019 Jnp-Journal for Nurse Practitioners
2018 Journal of Interprofessional Education & Practice
2016 American Journal of the Medical Sciences
2010 The Journal of the South Carolina Medical Association
2010 Journal of Interprofessional Care
2008 Academic Exchange Quarterly
2006 Journal of the International Association of Medical Science Educators
2005 Medical Education Online
2005 Medical Education Online
2003 Teaching and Learning in Medicine
2002 The Journal of the South Carolina Medical Association
2002 Education for Primary Care
2002 Education for Primary Care
2001 The Journal of the South Carolina Medical Association
1999 American Journal of Surgery
1999 American Journal of Surgery
1999 Journal of Cancer Education
1997 Advances in health sciences education : theory and practice
1996 Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association

Grants

Jan 2020 ACTIVE
Advancing One Health through Interprofessional Education in Veterinary Professional Curricula
ONE HEALTH ALLIANCE (COHA) ·
Jul 2019 ACTIVE
Southeast Regional AIDS Education and Training Center
VANDERBILT UNIV MEDICAL CENTER · Project Manager
Mar 2019 – Jun 2019
UF AHEC Opioid Misuse Student Training/Systems Change Model Development
FL STATE UNIV · Project Manager
Dec 2017 – Nov 2018
Summer Health Professions Education Program
ROBERT WOOD JOHNSON FOUNDATION · Project Manager
Sep 2017 ACTIVE
Model State-Supported Area Health Education Centers
US HLTH RES AND SERV ADMIN HLTH WORKFORC · Project Manager
Mar 2017 – Aug 2017
User and Non-User Perspectives on MyHealthStory
WELLFLORIDA COUNCIL · Principal Investigator
Sep 2015 – Jun 2019
AIDS Education Training Centers Program
VANDERBILT UNIV · Project Manager
Jul 2014 – Jun 2017
Nurse Education, Practice, Quality, and Retention-Interpersonal Collaborative Practice
US HLTH RESOURCES AND SERV ADMN · Project Manager

Contact Details

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