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Interprofessional Education

» Interprofessional Education

What is Interprofessional Education?

Interprofessional education (IPE) is the process of collaborating across different healthcare disciplines to solve problems or conduct research. It is an interdisciplinary approach to healthcare that’s pushing the field forward in unprecedented ways.


Interprofessional Education at Rinker

All the programs at Rinker Campus let you experience interprofessional education. You’ll collaborate with students from other disciplines to tackle healthcare challenges in innovative ways.

For example, Rinker students from different fields have come together to perform a case study that applied research and theory to real treatment plans:

Interprofessional Education in Action

Chapman students are putting “The Moral Courage of Healthcare Providers” into practice.

You can get involved in interprofessional education in any of our graduate programs. If you’re already enrolled in a program, ask your program contact to fill you in on the details.