Register Now for Interprofessional Care for the 21st Century

Dr. Patty Coker-Bolt from Medical University of South Carolina will be one of the keynote speakers.

Dr. Patty Coker-Bolt from Medical University of South Carolina will be one of the keynote speakers.

Join colleagues in a showcase of scholarly work and works in progress related to interprofessional education and/or practice at Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) and from across the country. Jefferson’s sixth biennial conference, Interprofessional Care for the 21st Century, will address innovative implementation and evaluation strategies for advancing interprofessional education and collaborative practice.

The conference, hosted by the Jefferson Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education (JCIPE), will offer valuable insights for educators, clinicians, practitioners, researchers, health system leaders, policymakers, patient organizations, students and other interested stakeholders in the health and social services arena.

“This conference brings together national and international experts, faculty, staff and students to discuss new frontiers in interprofessional education and collaborative practice training and assessment,” said Lauren Collins, MD, co-director of JCIPE. “Recognizing that team-based care is the new norm in healthcare delivery, this conference aims to convene key stakeholders dedicated to advancing our ability to train the next generation of healthcare providers, optimizing safe and effective care for our patients and communities.”

Jefferson’s sixth biennial conference on Interprofessional Care for the 21st Century runs Oct. 26-27 in the Dorrance H. Hamilton Building.

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