Spring 2018 IPEC Institute

Registration Now Open

The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) is pleased to announce the next Faculty Development Institute focused on the popular theme of Interprofessional Education: Building a Framework for Collaboration on April 30-May 2, 2018, at the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Learning Center at 655 K Street, NW, in Washington, D.C.

For more details about the Spring 2018 IPEC Institute, click here. To register your team, click here.

2018 USPHS IPEC Award

Call for Applications Now Open

The Public Health Excellence in Interprofessional Education Collaboration Award is a joint effort between the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) and the Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) to recognize interprofessional health education initiatives that have significantly impacted the community.  In its second year, the goal of the 2018 USPHS IPEC Award is to highlight collaborations geared toward improving health knowledge, awareness, and behavior while keeping in mind the tenets of the IPEC Core Competencies for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice.

To view the USPHS IPEC Award document, click here. This year’s application has been released and submissions are due by Friday, February 2, 2018. 

For detailed information about the application process and to apply, click here.

2018 IPEC Institutional Membership

Open Call for New Members

The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) is currently seeking new institutional members for 2018. Interested associations are invited to complete the online application. Interested previous members should reapply.

All applications will be submitted electronically.  Applications open on Monday, October 16 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern and close at 5:00 p.m. Eastern on Thursday, November 30, 2017. 

For more details and to apply, click here.  

IPEC Webinar on IPE Accreditation

Registration Open Now

The final IPEC Webinar of 2017 will focus on IPE accreditation standards. On Thursday, December 7 at 2:00 p.m. Eastern, Drs. Peter Vlasses (Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education), Jennifer Butlin (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education), and Sherin Tooks (Commission on Dental Accreditation) will remark on the formation of the Health Professions Accreditors Collaborative and the future of IPE accreditation.

Registration for this webinar is now open. To register, click here.

Joint Webinar on New Obesity Provider Competencies

Registration Open Now

Faculty, staff, students, and community partners working in obesity prevention and control for population health are invited to a webinar titled “The Latest in Prepping Public Health Students for Obesity Prevention & Control” on Wednesday, December 13, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm EST. 

This joint Association of Schools & Programs of Public Health (ASPPH) - IPEC - Sumner M. Redstone Center-sponsored webinar will introduce the new obesity provider competencies, give examples of how Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)-accredited institutions of public health are teaching obesity prevention and control, and invite questions/stimulate discussion among attendees on the topics raised. 

To view more details and to register, click here.