Foundations of IPE Course

Purpose

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 six 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 $2,500 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

Complete the Foundations of IPE Education & Practice Course Faculty Application form and submit it no later than noon on Friday, June 21, 2019. Application forms should be submitted to Reetta Gach rgach@umaryland.edu as an email attachment. Applicants will be notified of their selection by July 12, 2019.