Interprofessional Education

Awarding Exemplary Interprofessional Practice and Education

May 25, 2016

With the Nexus Award, the National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education recognizes  an educational institution, health system, clinic, and/or community organization for extraordinary contributions to the Nexus.

In recognition of exemplary interprofessional practice in the U.S., the Nexus Award celebrates those who are thinking and acting differently where education and practice connect in health and health care — implementing new models of care and demonstrating how interprofessional practice and education can be used effectively in different clinical and learning environments to improve health.

Award benefits include:

  • $5,000 monetary award
  • One complimentary registration to the 2016 Learning Together at Nexus
  • One complimentary registration to the 2017 Learning Together at Nexus.

Submit your application or nomination by June 17. The award recipient will be notified by July 1st. The Nexus Award will be presented on August 22, 2016, at the Awards Luncheon at Learning Together at the Nexus: National Center Summit on the Future of IPE.

View criteria and apply now.

Questions regarding the Nexus Award can be directed to asknexus@umn.edu.