Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education
at Washington University Medical Campus

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Select "Learn More" for event details and registration, where applicable. Contact the Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education at cipewumc@uhsp.edu with questions.

INHWE/AoME 2023 Conference: Call for Abstracts

Feb 06, 2023 12:00 AM - 11:55 PM
Cardiff, Wales

The International Network for Health Workforce Education (INHWE) and the Academy of Medical Educators (AoME) are delighted to announce the details of our combined International Congress of Health Workforce Education and Research and AoME Annual Academic Meeting – Learning Together for Clinical Excellence. This 3-day Conference will take place in Cardiff, Wales from Tuesday 27 to Thursday 29 June 2023.

Monday, February 6, 2023: Abstract Submission Deadline

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Nexus Health Equity Grand Rounds 2023

Feb 07, 2023 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Virtual

Join the inaugural National Health Equity Grand Rounds event, History of Racism in U.S. Health Care: Root Causes of Today’s Hierarchy and Systems of Power. In addition to highlighting root causes of present-day health inequities, speakers will explore opportunities to advance equity through individual, institutional, and structural solutions. Health care professionals may receive no-cost continuing medical education (CME) credit by attending.

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Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University Physicians Schwartz Center Rounds

Feb 08, 2023 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Eric P. Newman Education Center

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. The topic discussed in February will be "The Cost of Caring: Pouring from an Empty Cup". 

The Schwartz Center Rounds' February iteration will take place on February 8, 2023, at the EPNEC Auditorium. Pre-registration is required by February 1, 2023. Box lunch will be provided for those who complete pre-registration. 

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Transitions Inside the Labyrinth of Caregiving

Feb 14, 2023 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Virtual

Dr. Parker Oliver will merge her research with caregivers at the end of life and her personal experience in caring for her husband, providing participants with both the knowledge and the heart of caregivers for patients at the end of life. Using an interprofessional lens she will share how the health care system can change to become family focused and minimize interactional suffering.

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Dementia Friends Information Session

Feb 15, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Virtual

This free interactive webinar is for health professionals, learners, family caregivers, and community members. Join a one-hour Dementia Friends Information Session to increase your understanding of people experiencing dementia and help make your community dementia-friendly. Learn five key messages about dementia, what it's like to live with the disease, and how to turn your understanding into action that supports people living with dementia.

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Transitions Inside the Labyrinth of Caregiving

Feb 23, 2023 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Virtual

Dr. Parker Oliver will merge her research with caregivers at the end of life and her personal experience in caring for her husband, providing participants with both the knowledge and the heart of caregivers for patients at the end of life. Using an interprofessional lens she will share how the health care system can change to become family focused and minimize interactional suffering.

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2023 PATIENT SAFETY AND QUALITY SYMPOSIUM

Mar 03, 2023 07:30 AM - 12:35 PM
Virtual

Registration for the 13th Annual Patient Safety & Quality Symposium is now open. This year’s program, “Tapping the power of collaboration by embracing shared goals,” is presented by Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, BJC HealthCare and Barnes-Jewish Hospital Center for Practice Excellence. The symposium is sponsored by The Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital.

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Case Studies in Medical-Dental Integration

Mar 15, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Virtual

Research has confirmed that oral health is intertwined with both physical and mental health. These findings have led to a greater emphasis on finding ways to include oral health care in interprofessional education and practice. 

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Expansion is Underway: CHW C.O.R.E - Creating Opportunities for Resiliency and Equity

Mar 15, 2023 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Virtual

Please join members of the St Louis Community Health Worker Coalition (STLCHWC) as they share progress, to date, leading a social impact effort within the region sponsored by the CDC - to build resilient communities. Members of the coalition will not only share the advancements and achievements of the work, but also opportunities for partnership and engagement. Finally, presenters from the Coalition will share an overview of their organization, the current expansion the Community Health Worker certification course, avenues for patient resource connections for health related social needs through the Coalition, as well as the supportive professional network that is available to your community- facing team members, like CHWs. 

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National Academies of Practice Annual Meeting & Forum 2023

Mar 30, 2023 08:00 AM - Apr 01, 2023 05:00 PM
Washington, D.C.

Save the Date for the National Academies of Practice Annual Meeting & Forum, March 30-April 1, 2023. This Forum is designed to empower individuals and collaborative teams, with emphasis on the themes of practice, advocacy, and scholarship. 

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Redesigning the Box: A Self-Study Tool to Enhance Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Interprofessional Programming and Initiatives

Mar 30, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Virtual

Over the last two years, staff and faculty members of a university Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education’s Racial and Social Justice Task Force (RSJT) have worked together to extend our systems thinking relative to interprofessional collaboration and our understanding of effective teamwork to examine and dismantle systemic injustice in our individual and team practices. To aid in this work, the team created a curriculum self-study tool, intended to guide critical thinking and facilitate idea generation around issues of racial and social justice within and across the Center’s interprofessional student programs. 

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Expansion is Underway: CHW C.O.R.E - Creating Opportunities for Resiliency and Equity

Mar 31, 2023 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Virtual

Please join members of the St Louis Community Health Worker Coalition (STLCHWC) as they share progress, to date, leading a social impact effort within the region sponsored by the CDC - to build resilient communities. Members of the coalition will not only share the advancements and achievements of the work, but also opportunities for partnership and engagement. Finally, presenters from the Coalition will share an overview of their organization, the current expansion the Community Health Worker certification course, avenues for patient resource connections for health related social needs through the Coalition, as well as the supportive professional network that is available to your community- facing team members, like CHWs. 

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Creating and Implementing a Safe Learning Climate for Today's Learners

Apr 10, 2023 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Virtual

The SAFE initiative aims to improve our learning environment by promoting positive behaviors and managing concerns about mistreatment and unprofessional behaviors. The new Supporting a Fair Environment (SAFE) committee is led by Dr. Lisa Moscoso, Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Dr. Jenny Duncan, Director of Wellness for GME.

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Creating and Implementing a Safe Learning Climate for Today's Learners

Apr 17, 2023 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Virtual

The SAFE initiative aims to improve our learning environment by promoting positive behaviors and managing concerns about mistreatment and unprofessional behaviors. The new Supporting a Fair Environment (SAFE) committee is led by Dr. Lisa Moscoso, Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Dr. Jenny Duncan, Director of Wellness for GME.

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Collaborating Across Borders VIII

May 15, 2023 09:00 AM - May 18, 2023 12:00 AM
Virtual

Collaborating Across Borders (CAB) is the premier North American conference focused on interprofessional education and collaborative healthcare. The CAB Conference was first launched in 2007 as a venue where educators, clinicians, researchers, policy makers, patients/family partners and students from both sides of the Canada-US border could engage in rich productive dialogue. The conference has expanded to a global audience in the last 15 years.

The eighth Collaborating Across Borders (CAB VIII) conference will be held virtually from May 15–18, 2023. CABVIII is hosted by the University of Toronto’s Centre for Advancing Collaborative Healthcare and Education (CACHE) in collaboration with the Canadian Interprofessional Health Collaborative (CIHC) and the American Interprofessional Health Collaborative (AIHC). The theme of the conference is Hope and Trust in Health and Social Care. CAB VIII continues the tradition of focusing on advances in interprofessional practice and education, research and innovation, and policy, systems and leadership with a newly added francophone stream.

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Narrative Leadership: Signaling Safety and Inclusion Through Storytelling

May 24, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Virtual

In this seminar, attendees will experience a brief, interactive introduction to psychological safety. Then, we will transition into skills training on Narrative Leadership, a tool that can enhance psychological safety, through a short didactic, a live demonstration, and then small group practice.

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IPE 101

Jun 02, 2023 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
WUSTL Farrell Learning and Teaching Center (FLTC)

In CIPE’s foundational workshop, learn about the IPE competencies and the emerging CIPE longitudinal curriculum through simulation, role-play, and videos. This experience allows you to gain knowledge about implicit bias, the stereotypes of professions, and the culture of teams, while practicing your facilitation and debriefing skills. Facilitated by CIPE Professional Development Team.

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ASPE 2023 Annual Conference: "Making a Difference: Individually Dedicated & Collectively Strong"

Jun 04, 2023 12:00 AM - Jun 07, 2023 11:55 PM
Portland, Oregon

The ASPE 2023 Conference “Making a Difference: Individually Dedicated & Collectively Strong” will take place in-person from June 4-7, 2023, with pre-conference sessions beginning June 3, 2023, and will include a highly selective program of workshops, presentations, posters, and plenary sessions. To support a virtual component to the 2023 conference, you will be asked about your comfort with alternate delivery models of your session: In addition to in-person delivery of my proposed session, I am also willing to present my session: 1) live streaming, 2) recorded live for dissemination to attendees, 3) I am only comfortable presenting in person with no recording made of my session.

Abstracts are due: Monday, November 21, 2022 11:59 PM EDT

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INHWE/AoME 2023 Conference: Learning Together for Clinical Excellence

Jun 27, 2023 12:00 AM - Jun 29, 2023 11:55 PM
Cardiff, Wales

The International Network for Health Workforce Education (INHWE) and the Academy of Medical Educators (AoME) are delighted to announce the details of our combined International Congress of Health Workforce Education and Research and AoME Annual Academic Meeting – Learning Together for Clinical Excellence. This 3-day Conference will take place in Cardiff, Wales from Tuesday 27 to Thursday 29 June 2023.

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IPE 201

Jun 27, 2023 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
UHSP Academic and Research Building (ARB)

Learn about different conflict management styles and strategies for facilitating interprofessional teams through challenging situations. Facilitated by the CIPE Professional Development Team.

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Is Imposter Syndrome Really That Bad? Reframing Imposter Syndrome into 'Competent Humility'

Jun 29, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Virtual

Imposter syndrome was identified in 1978 by Dr. Pauline Rose Clance and Dr. Suzanne Imes as “Intellectual Phoniness”. Often associated with high performing leaders, it has been highlighted to be more common in women (“Lean In” By Sheryl Sandberg). Recently, there has been increasing conversations led by business leaders and organizational psychologists such as Adam Grant (”Think Again”) that suggest reframing the imposter syndrome to be a motivating leadership development skill. Dr. Grant refers to this reframing as the establishment of “competent humility.”

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Tried and Tested: Strategies to Implement Virtual Synchronous Interprofessional Education Sessions Using Standardized Patients

Jul 12, 2023 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Virtual

During this workshop, we will share lessons learned on how to manage logistics, create clear instructions, and encourage participation from all learners to institute a streamlined virtual learning experience for students, facilitators, and standardized patients (SPs). We will describe how we re-designed synchronous IPE sessions focused on providing team-based care to a patient with ongoing chronic pain who is taking opioids to facilitate collaborative interaction using the cloud-based videoconferencing platform, Zoom.

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Redesigning Systems to Improve Teamwork and Quality for Hospitalized Patients

Dec 31, 2023 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Virtual

This is a pre-recorded lecture by Kevin O'Leary MD, MS entitled "Redesigning Systems to Improve Teamwork and Quality for Hospitalized Patients" as part of the School of Medicine's Grand Rounds series. 

The Department of Medicine hosts Grand Rounds every Thursday during the academic year from 8 am–9 am CST. Grand Rounds features School of Medicine faculty and regional, national, and international leaders in their fields who present on a variety of current topics in medicine. 

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