Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education
at Washington University Medical Campus

Campus Events

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Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the CIPE Office in advance at

Schwartz Center Rounds

Feb 06, 2020 12:00 PM - Feb 07, 2020 01:00 PM
Eric P. Newman Education Center

Forget Me Not: Dealing with Alzeheimer's Disease Participate in a stimulating conversation with your colleagues.  Schwartz Center Rounds are a multidisciplinary forum where professional caregivers discuss difficult issues that arise in caring for patients with the goal of improving the caregiver and patient relationship.

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Culturally Conscious Communication

Feb 20, 2020 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, room 302

Investigate how unconscious biases can shape the direction of interactions among a care team and learn strategies to combat these biases to improve equity of care, client engagement and satisfaction, and team dynamics

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Patient Safety and Quality Symposium

Feb 28, 2020 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Leveraging Quality Improvement to Affect Change: Building High Reliability within an academic medical center Save the date for the 10th annual Patient Safety & Quality Symposium, sponsored by Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Children’s Hospital and BJC Healthcare. Date: February 28, 2020 Time: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Location: Eric P. Newman Education CenterWashington University Medical Campus Overall objectives of this year’s symposium are to: Define the elements of a QI project. Describe how to use data to drive quality improvement. Recognize role of change management in quality improvement projects. Discuss role of quality improvement projects in creating a high reliability organization.

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Art and Social Change

Mar 25, 2020 04:00 PM - 05:30 PM
Kemper Art Museum

In partnership with Kemper Art Museum and St. Louis College of Pharmacy Office of Inclusion and Diversity, this 90-minute tour uses selected artworks as catalysts for difficult conversations about identity and issues of equity, including race and racism, gender and sexuality discrimination, economic disparities, and more.

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Collaborative Communication

Apr 08, 2020 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Building on what we taught the first-year learners in the fall, let's continue to explore collaborative practices through an immersive workshop built on creative communication strategies and the principles of applied improvisation.

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Motivational Interviewing

May 13, 2020 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

A client-centered, goal-oriented way to enhance motivation and to best work in teams to help clients move from "maybe I should" to "I did."

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