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Interprofessional Education and Practice


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Emily Ginier
Taubman Health Sciences Library
1135 E. Catherine St.

Phone: 734-936-1408

Publication Venues

What is IPE?

“Interprofessional education occurs when students from two or more professions learn about, from, and with each other to enable effective collaboration and improve health outcomes. Once students understand how to work interprofessionally, they are ready to enter the workplace as a member of the collaborative practice team. This is a key step in moving health systems from fragmentation to a position of strength.”

World Health Organization (WHO). (2010). Framework for action on interprofessional education & collaborative practice. Geneva: World Health Organization.

Interprofessional Education Collaborative

IPEC Webinars

Upcoming Webinars

IPE Panel Presentation: Assessment of Interprofessional Practice
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
2:00-3:00 pm (ET)

During this webinar Drs. Eric Gilliam and John Luk will share strategic approaches and tools for IPE assessment. Health professions faculty, students, and clinicians will discover best practices and exemplars that they can use to assist with IPE efforts at their home institutions.

This webinar is FREE and open to everyone, including non-members.

Archived Webinars

View Archived IPEC webinars, including "IPEC Core Competencies for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice:  The Journey from 2011-2016" and "Implementing IPE: Highlighting Best Practices."

Interprofessional Education at the University of Michigan