Attend the Fall 2018 IPEC Institute

Registration Open and Agenda Available

The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) is pleased to announce the next Interprofessional Faculty Development Institute titled “Interprofessional Education: Advancing & Sustaining Your Program for Collaborative Practice” on October 3-5, 2018 in Phoenix, AZ. View additional institute details here.


Confirmed speakers include:

  • Lucinda L. Maine, American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy and IPEC
  • Gina M. Baugh, West Virginia University
  • Dale W. Bratzler, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
  • James Carlson, Rosalind Franklin University
  • Susan Mackintosh, Western University of Health Sciences
  • Teri Kennedy, Arizona State University
  • Brenda Zierler, University of Washington
  • Jane Lindsay Miller, University of Minnesota
  • George E. MacKinnon III, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Mark Lodes, Froedtert Health & The Medical College of Wisconsin Community Physicians


The agenda features:

  • Interactive presentations on enhancing existing interprofessional education (IPE) for collaborative practice
  • Guided learning and team-based planning activities to sustain partnerships and increase the impact of IPE
  • Maximizing assessment and evaluation to grow program efficacy and bolster student competence
  • Methods to build dynamic clinical and population health-oriented learning experiences grounded in the IPEC competencies
  • Strategies for advancing scholarship in IPE
  • Networking with fellow academics and practice partners striving and succeeding in institutionalizing IPE


To register your IPE team, click here. To view the meeting agenda, click here.


IPEC Announces 2018 USPHS Award Winner and Finalists Recognized for Exemplary Interprofessional, Team-Based Practice

One national winner and five honorable mentions receive distinction for excellence in interprofessional education

The U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) and the Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) are pleased to announce East Tennessee State University (ETSU) as the recipient of the 2018 Public Health Excellence in Interprofessional Education Collaboration Award. In its second year, the USPHS IPEC Award is presented to a team of health professional school-based collaborators for their innovative approach to community and public health practice with an emphasis on addressing the social determinants of health and health equity. USPHS and IPEC commend ETSU’s strong community focus on the prevention and treatment of substance abuse throughout east Tennessee and the region.


To view the full press release and complete list of winners, click here