National Call for MedEdPORTAL Associate Editor

Get Involved! Apply Now to Review IPE Collection

This year, the Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) and the  ​Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) are proud to open a national call for an associate editor to oversee, promote, and curate the MedEdPORTAL® Interprofessional Education (IPE) Collection on MedEdPORTAL.  

Health professions educators and researchers are encouraged to submit an application to become the next MedEdPORTAL IPE Collection associate editor.  The associate editor will be selected by the IPEC Board of Directors and appointed by the MedEdPORTAL editor-in-chief. Appointment will begin in summer 2019 with a one-year, renewable appointment.

The application deadline is April 5. To view the associate editor position description and to apply, click here.

Leaders from 27 Universities Meet to Advance IPE and Collaborative Practice

IPEC and AAL convene the Interprofessional Leadership Development Program in Washington, D.C.

The Interprofessional Leadership Development Program (ILDP) convened at the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Learning Center in Washington, D.C. on February 6-8, 2019. Held by the Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) and facilitated by the Academy for Advancing Leadership (AAL), the program engaged deans, campus-wide leaders of interprofessional education (IPE), and faculty to develop leadership skills and plan projects to foster and support interprofessional education at their institutions. View full news release here.

April 18 Webinar on Health Communications & Health Technology

Registration to Now Open for the Next Webinar of 2019!

The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) is proud to announce its second 2019 webinar featuring a presentation highlighting the honorable mention winners of the United States Public Health Service (USPHS) and IPEC Public Health Excellence in Interprofessional Education (IPE) Collaboration Award.  The hour-long webinar will be held on Thursday, April 18 at 2:00 p.m. Eastern.

 While sharing their IPE projects, Telemedicine: Crossing Global Barriers to Health Education and Patient Care to Prevent Lower Extremity Amputation and Community Paramedicine, Drs. Robert Joseph (Rosalind Franklin University Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine) and Victoria Reinhartz (Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine School of Pharmacy) will identify different strategies utilizing health communication and information technology to  improve interprofessional care team training. To register, click here.

2019 IPEC Spring Faculty Development Institute

Early Bird Registration Now Open and Agenda Available

Save-the-date for the next Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) Interprofessional Faculty Development Institute, taking place May 22-24, 2019 at the AAMC Learning Center in Washington, DC. IPEC’s 16th institute is returning to the popular theme of building a framework for interprofessional education for collaborative practice (IPECP).
New this coming year, the IPEC Institute is designed to include both interprofessional teams and individual participants. To view the meeting agenda, click here.

Health professions faculty and their IPE collaborators will have dedicated time for guided learning and peer coaching with expert speakers and staff facilitators. Institute attendees will hear strategies, models, and key lessons to assist them with their projects focused on building an impactful, sustainable IPE program. Applicants must be from IPEC member association schools. Click here for more details and to register today