CHP Faculty Showcase

CHP Faculty Showcase 4.0
“Scholarship of Innovation”
w/ CHP Poster Presentations
July 11, 2018
11:30am – 3:15pm
I. Dodd Wilson Building, Room 126

What are the attributes of today’s learners?  What instructional model and methods are effective in reaching today’s learners?  This day will equip CHP faculty with the knowledge and tools to educate today’s learners.


11:40 - 11:55Lunch Available for Pick Up
11:55 - 12:00Dean's Welcome
12:00 - 1:00Keynote Speaker: Scholarship of Innovation by Jeff Standridge, Ed.D.
1:00 - 1:10Break
1:10 - 2:00First Poster Session
2:00 - 2:10Break
2:10 - 3:00Second Poster Session
3:00 - 3:15Closing Remarks

Keynote Speaker: Jeff Standridge, Ed.D.

Dr. Jeff Standridge helps organizations and their leaders generate sustained results in the areas of innovation, strategy, profit growth, organizational effectiveness, and leadership.  Formerly a Vice President for Acxiom Corporation for almost 19 years,   he has led established and startup business units in North & South America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Prior to Acxiom, Jeff spent over a decade in health care.  From serving as a paramedic and respiratory therapist aboard Angel One at Arkansas Children’s Hospital, to serving as a   professor at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).  He is retired from the US Army (Army National Guard).  Jeff now serves as Chief Catalyst for the Conductor (, is Co-founder of Cadron Capital Partners, and teaches in the College of Business at the University of Central Arkansas.

Jeff holds a Doctorate in Education with special work in Leadership and Organizational Development. He has been an invited speaker, trainer, and/or consultant for numerous businesses, organizations and institutions of higher education across North and South America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.  He is the author of “The Innovator’s Field Guide: Accelerators for Entrepreneurs, Innovators & Change Agents.”

Innovation & Scholarship – Innovative companies are actively and relentlessly searching for new ways to disrupt their respective markets.  Innovative people are literally changing the world.  Health care is in need of disruptive innovation and the people closest to their patients and the problems are the best ones to lead it.  This presentation will examine the opportunity that health sciences faculty and health care practitioners can drive disruptive innovations in their respective professions.