Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education
at Washington University Medical Campus

Spring 2019 Newsletter

The Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education at Washington University Medical Campus publishes a quarterly newsletter to share updates and professional development opportunities. For questions or to join our mailing list, contact the center!

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Professional Development Opportunities

Have you signed up to be a First-Year IPE facilitator yet?

Contact robinyoung@wustl.edu to find out more information. 

 

Mark your calendar for AY 18-19  

 

IPE 101: Facilitating IPE*

Friday January 11, 8:00am – 4:00pm Washington University School of Medicine - Farrell Learning and Teaching Center

Participants will learn about the IPE competencies and the emerging CIPE longitudinal curriculum. Those in attendance will also gain knowledge about implicit bias and the stereotypes of professions and the culture of teams, and have the chance to hone their facilitation and debriefing skills. This event is meant to be a foundational workshop which will be supplemented by our monthly workshop series on specific skills.

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IP Continuing Education Conference Planning 101 – Tips & Tricks to Make Your Life Easier

Wednesday January 23, 4:00pm – 6:00pm; networking reception 6:00pm-7:00pm St. Louis College of Pharmacy – Academic and Research Building

Interprofessional conferences can provide rich content, but coming together across professions and accreditation requirements can seem daunting. Receive planning guidance from the Washington University Associate Dean for CME at and hear personal experiences about two interprofessional conferences on campus, Schwartz Ethics Rounds and Pediatric Epilepsy Conference.

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IPE 201: Managing Challenging Scenarios in Interprofessional Small Group Facilitation*

Tuesday, February 19th, 4:00pm-6:00pm; networking reception 6:00pm-7:00pm St. Louis College of Pharmacy – Academic and Research Building

Learn about different conflict management styles and strategies for facilitating interprofessional teams through challenging situations.

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Understanding Health Profession Identities and Their Unintended Impacts on Interprofessional Team Performance

Thursday, February 21st, 8:00am – 12:00 pm, lunch provided at noon. Washington University Medical Campus

This workshop will address some of the biggest challenges to effective implementation of interprofessional education– biases about other professions, fragmented interprofessional spaces, and discomfort working across professions. We hope you will leave the workshop being a stronger role model for our students.

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Disabilities: Telling Our Stories

Thursday, March 28th, 4:00 – 5:30pm St. Louis College of Pharmacy – Academic and Research Building

The presentation will include an overview of disability issues, anchored by stories from faculty, staff, and students across campus. Presenters: Joan Lipkin, the DisAbility Project, and Playback Now! St Louis.

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Evidence-Based Practice: An IPE Approach

Tuesday, April 9th, 4:00pm-6:00pm; networking reception 6:00pm-7:00pm Washington University Medical Campus

Co-developed by the librarians from GSON & STLCOP, this workshop highlights best practices for IPE across professions and will expose attendees to literature from other professions.

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Applying Trauma Informed Principles When Working Within Healthcare Teams

Tuesday, May 14, 4:00-6:00pm, networking reception 6:00pm-7:00pm Washington University Medical Campus

This is a practical workshop to build tools that can be applied within your practice. This is a follow-up to the December 2018 Trauma Informed Care workshop and will be focused on applying the principles of trauma informed care to work effectively and collaboratively within healthcare teams.  

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