Last IPEC Webinar Event of 2018

Register now for the December 13th webinar on the 2018 USPHS IPEC Award Winners.

The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) is proud to announce the final event in our 2018 IPEC Webinar Series aimed at highlighting trends and activities in interprofessional education and collaborative practice. Join us on Thursday, December 13 at 2:00 p.m. ET for a webinar featuring a presentation by the East Tennessee State University (ETSU) team on their project East Tennessee State University Responds to the Opioid Epidemic Through Interprofessional Education, Community Engagement, Research, and Clinical Care. For more details and to register, click here.

2019 IPEC Institutional Membership

Open Call for New Members! Apply by November 30.

The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) is currently calling for applications for 2019 Institutional Membership.  Join IPEC and help build a new vision of health care and population health.  The Call for Nominations is now open and interested organizations are encouraged to apply. IPEC is looking for associations who are interested in helping IPEC promote, encourage, and support interprofessional education and collaborative practice that helps to ensure the health of individuals and populations. For more details and to apply, click here.

2019 IPEC Interprofessional Leadership Development Program​​​

Register now to save $400! Don’t let time run out! Early bird registration ends January 7.

The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) announces a new initiative providing deans, senior academic administrators, and academic champions across the health professions with the opportunity for professional enrichment in the area of interprofessional leadership and engagement. Facilitated by faculty from the Academy for Academic Leadership (AAL), the IPEC Interprofessional Leadership Development Program (ILDP) will be held February 6-8, 2019 at the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Learning Center in Washington, DC. To view the preliminary agenda and to register, click here.  

2019 USPHS IPEC Public Health Excellence Award

Call for Applications Now Open! Apply by February 1.

The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) and the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) are pleased to announce that applications for 2019 Public Health Excellence in Interprofessional Education Collaborative Award are now open. The third USPHS IPEC Award will showcase interprofessional efforts to positively impact community health.

One overall National Awardee will be selected and receive their award at the June 2019 IPEC Council Meeting in Washington, DC. The winning team will receive a $2,000 stipend. A webinar series or continuing education publication will be developed from the selected project/topic areas. Additionally, five honorable mentions will be invited to attend the Summer 2019 Council Meeting in order to receive their certificates and to give poster presentations on their projects.

All awardees will be featured on the IPEC website, promoted across partner websites, highlighted through social media campaigns, and recognized throughout IPEC member communications.

The deadline for submissions is 5:00 p.m. Eastern on Friday, February 1, 2019. Applicants will receive notification emails by Friday, March 15, 2019.

Full criteria and application instructions can be found on the USPHS IPEC Award website.

2019 IPEC Spring Faculty Development Institute

Registration Now Open

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.

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.

The super early bird conference rate ends Friday, February 1. Click here for more details and to register today.