Foundations of IPE Course


The Foundations of Interprofessional Education and Practice Course is offered annually during the Fall and Spring semesters to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing, master’s entry-to-practice Clinical Nurse Leader, Doctor of Pharmacy, Doctor of Dental Surgery, Dental Hygiene, Medical Doctor, and Doctor of Physical Therapy programs. Faculty from the Schools of Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, and Pharmacy work with interprofessional student groups who complete introductory interprofessional education content through four modules (face to face and online, delivered via Blackboard).

Criteria for Applying

Full-time UMB faculty member with interest in facilitating interprofessional education.

Required Effort

Faculty will need to be able to commit to 20-30 hours across Fall and Spring or during Winter Session. Each school will decide whether the faculty selected for this course will receive $5,000 as a salary stipend or for professional development. Each school reserves the right to use the funding to benefit the school if this teaching assignment is within the faculty member’s workload. 

Application Process

The 2022 Faculty Foundations of IPE & Practice Course Applications were due on Monday, May 9, 2022.

However, if you are still interested in facilitating the course please complete the application and email it to Eugena Ferguson at as an email attachment. 

The 2023-2024 Faculty Foundations of IPE & Course Application cycle will be open soon.