Judi Marraccini, Friend, Mentor and Leader in the Field of GTA!

Blog by Isle Polonko:  Today, May 1, is the birthday of an extraordinary woman.  Judi Marraccini.  Judi is my friend, my personal mentor and a person who has made significant contributions to the field I am so passionate about, the field of GTA/MUTA.  I have known Judi for decades. She was my boss at Rutgers, […]

Wonderful Article From Colleagues in Ankara, Turkey

Post by Isle Polonko:  Over the many years I have been actively involved in GTA/MUTA education, I have had the privilege of working with some exceptional people.  The work that was completed with Melih Elcin, Professor at Hacettepe University in Ankara Turkey and his faculty was one of the most extraordinary of my entire career.  His […]

Transgender Training at ASPE by CPR’s Samm Maloney

Samm Maloney is Clinical Practice Resources’ Assistant Director.  She has a highly successful history in the field of GTA/MUTA.  Her dedication to and expertise with issues affecting LGBTQIA communities were catalysts in the development of innovative protocol and curriculum for utilization of the specialized skills of GTAs and MUTAs in sensitivity training regarding for LGBTQIA issues in medicine. […]

Tools for Your MUTA Trainer presentation at ASPE!

Clinical Practice Resources trainers, Richard Claflin and Marc Daniel Claflin, along with CPR’s director, Isle Polonko, are providing a presentation/discussion session at the 2017 Association of Stanardized Patient Educators (ASPE) national conference in Alexandria Virginia, on Tuesday, June 6, from 9:45 to 10:45, This presentation will review the qualities of highly effective MUTAs and cover […]

Preconference workshop at ASPE

On Sunday morning, June 4, 2017, Clinical Practice Resources Assistant Director Samantha Maloney and CPR’s Director, Isle Polonko along with colleague Scott George, Director at Clinical Skills USA, http://www.clinicalskillsusa.com/ are presenting an exceptional hands-on interactive workshop at the national conference for the Association of Standardized Patient Educators, (ASPE) in Alexandria, Virginia.  This workshop is presented […]