About IPE

The mission of Interprofessional Education at Campbell University is to train students to function effectively as a member of an interprofessional health care team in a patient-centered medical home.

Students from the following programs will be the main participants:

  • Nursing
  • Osteopathic Medicine
  • PA Program
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Public Health

The overall program goals are derived from the Interprofessional Education Collaborative Core Competencies. Download the Core Competencies for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice

Values and Ethics

  • Respect the unique cultures, values, roles/responsibilities, and expertise of other health professions
  • Manage ethical dilemmas specific to interprofessional patient/population centered care situations

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Engage diverse healthcare professional who complement one’s own professional expertise, as well as associated resources, to develop strategies to meet specific patient care needs
  • Forge interdependent relationships with other professions to improve care and advance learning

Interprofessional Communication

  • Listen actively, and encourage ideas and opinions of other team members
  • Communicate consistently the importance of teamwork in patient-centered and community-focused care

Teams and Teamwork

  • Engage other health professionals—appropriate to the specific care situation—in shared patient-centered problem-solving
  • Integrate the knowledge and experience of other professionals—appropriate to the specific care situation—to inform care decisions, while respecting patient and community values and priorities/preferences for care

Contact IPE

Mrs. Betty Lynne W. Johnson
Assistant Dean of Interprofessional Education
Phone: 910-814-5529
Email: [email protected]
Twitter: @CUIPE Tw
Facebook: Fb


IPE Events

Mental Health First Aid Training

July 22, 2016

First-Year Interprofessional Education Event

September 15, 2016


IPE News

Julie Lee: A soldier for public health
May 18, 2015

Trustees’ Executive Committee approves Catherine W. Wood School of Nursing
March 25, 2015

Campbell holds 1st interprofessional education event of the semester
August 26, 2014

Interprofessional education event promotes teamwork
March 25, 2014

Visit to migrant camps begins Campbell’s health care outreach initiative
October 17, 2013

Health sciences students bring health education to rural population
October 7, 2013

Campbell launches interprofessional education program for health sciences students
August 14, 2013

Public Health, PA host free dental and medical clinic for Harnett County children
February 4, 2013

Team-based health education to expand at Campbell
January 22, 2013