Core Concepts of Interprofessional Education

January 24
UCSF Library
530 Parnassus Avenue, Room CL-221/222, San Francisco CA


Special Topics Educational Skills Series
Core Concepts of Interprofessional Education: How do they play out in our education?

Led by:
Scott Reeves, PhD
Director, UCSF Center for Innovation in Interprofessional Education
Professor, Social and Behavioral Sciences

Josette Rivera, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics

Curious about how to get started in interprofessional education? This workshop introduces participants to the core concepts, principles, and factors that underpin the design and delivery of interprofessional education and practice activities.

During this workshop, participants will:

  • Analyze cases to identifyand elaborate core concepts, principles and factors related to interprofessional education/practice
  • Participate in small group discussion to apply the concepts identified to their own experiences and make one suggestion for how to improve interprofessional education in their own environment.

At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the core interprofessional concepts, principles, and factors
  • Apply these concepts, principles, and factors to their own work.

This workshop is one in a 12-part series, "Interprofessional Education and Practice" covering fundamental issues in interprofessional education and practice. Workshops need not be taken in sequence.

The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The UCSF School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of two AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME.
The California Board of Pharmacy accepts as continuing professional education those courses that meet the standard of relevance to pharmacy practice and have been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.

Course No. MGR13075