Category: Interprofessional Education

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 […]

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“Compassion in Practice” Continuing Education Course

March 30, 2016

“Compassion in Practice” will help you develop a sophisticated and deep understanding of the science and art of compassion. The course is designed to equip participants with knowledge and solid skills to practice compassion with patients, families, and colleagues. Keynote speakers will discuss the emotional life of the brain; bridging neuroscience to compassion training; and wellness strategies for […]

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RWJF Change Leadership Programs

March 10, 2016

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s new change leadership programs — designed to extend the influence and impact of leaders working to build a culture of health — are now accepting applications. This is a revolutionary new leadership opportunity, providing participants with leadership training; advanced curriculum in health policy, community engagement, health equity and other topics; interdisciplinary collaboration, […]

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Student “Hotspotting” Learning Collaborative

March 10, 2016

For the third year, the Interprofessional Student Hotspotting Learning Collaborative will give students the opportunity to learn how to identify patients with multiple complex health conditions who are high-utilizers of care. Presented by the American Association of Medical Colleges, the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers, and Primary Care Progress, the six-month project will enable participants […]

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Help Increase Diversity of PA Students

February 24, 2016

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) recently announced that this year’s Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP) will be launching an Interprofessional Pilot, expanding participation to include PA programs. In the announcement, RWJF said: “This new approach supports the Foundation’s commitment to build a national Culture of Health and to promote interprofessional collaboration. Applicants should include: 1) a school of medicine; […]

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Advanced Practice Provider Leadership Summit

February 24, 2016

The 9th Annual Advanced Practice Provider Leadership Summit will take place in Boston from September 15–17. The event is a national forum for health care leaders and clinicians to share information; develop a consistent platform; and map out solutions for universal and reoccurring struggles involving the administrative, managerial, policy, and practice aspects of advanced practice (PAs […]

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IPEC Institute Agenda Now Available

February 24, 2016

The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) is holding its 10th faculty development institute focused on Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (QI/PS) on May 4–6, 2016, in Herndon, Virginia. The agenda is designed to showcase the latest developments in IPE, to add to attendees’ QI/PS knowledge, and to stimulate discussion and ideas. Confirmed speakers include: John Bulger, Geisinger […]

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ACU Conference – Call for Abstracts

January 27, 2016

The Association of Clinicians for the Underserved is now accepting proposals for its Annual Conference, scheduled for July 31 – August 3, in Washington, D.C. This conference will bring together hundreds of clinical leaders from across the country with key federal officials, all with an interest in expanding access and improving care for the underserved. […]

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