Anthony P. Breitbach
Dr. Anthony Breitbach is a Professor, Certified Athletic Trainer and Vice Dean in the Doisy College of Health Sciences at Saint Louis University after serving as Director of the Athletic Training Program for 15 years.He is highly engaged in scholarship, teaching and service around Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practice.Dr. Breitbach has served on the Executive Committee of the American Interprofessional Health Collaborative (AIHC); helps lead Communication working groups for Interprofessional.Global and Interprofessional Research.Global; as well asserving on the International Committee of the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) and the Academic Institutions Committee of the World Federation of Athletic Training and Therapy (WFATT). He is an Associate Editor for the Journal of Interprofessional Care; Review Editor on the Editorial Board of Public Health Education and Promotion; and serves on the Scientific Committee for All Together Better Health XI in Doha, Qatar. In 2023, he was honored with theSayers “Bud” Miller Distinguished Educator Award by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association. He is a Distinguished Fellowand serves as President-Electof the National Academies of Practice (NAP) after serving asthe inaugural Chair of the NAP Athletic Training Academy.He is anAssociation of Schools Advancing Health Professions (ASAHP)Fellowand chairs their Interprofessional Committee as well as representing them on Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) Core Competencies Revision Work Group.He is President-Elect of the Alpha Eta National Allied Health Honor Society and is a Peer Reviewer for the Higher Learning Commission.