12 Annual Midwest Interprofessional Practice, Education, and Research Center (MIPERC) Conference

AIHC Logo AIHC Affiliate Conference

12th Annual MIPERC Conference: The Next Wave: Embedding IPE Initiatives within Health Professions Education and Practice Settings


Richard M. DeVos Center
401 West Fulton
Grand Rapids, MI  49504



  • Discuss the impact, clinical benefits, and costs of IPCP environments.
  • Discuss models and approaches for embedding IPCP and IPE initiatives into practice settings involving academic-service partnerships.
  • Describe what lessons have been learned by faculty and healthcare administrators as they have collaborated to establish IPCP environments involving health profession students and professional healthcare staff.
  • Describe the preparation needed to assist organizations as they consider establishing IPCP environments, including leveraging and navigating power structures, relationship building, and transformation of interactional barriers.
  • Cite successes for mutually beneficial, enduring academic-community agency alliances, which extend beyond student placements


Visit the conference website for more information.

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 8:00 am CDT to Friday, September 20, 2019 - 4:00 pm CDT
Grand Rapids, MI