IPE INFORM

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IPE INFORM is a series of monthly programming from Campbell University’s Office of Interprofessional Education. The series provides educational sessions on clinically relevant topics created by and presented to interprofessional groups. This year the theme of INFORM is centered around the interprofessional roles and responsibilities of different healthcare professionals.

The programming for INFORM targets health science faculty and staff members, community practitioners, as well as other professionals and provides the opportunity to earn continuing education credit for free through Campbell University. Students are also encouraged to register and attend as INFORM will provide them with an opportunity to gain knowledge on vital topics.

*Session dates are subject to change*

2023 Schedule

Wednesday, January 18, 2023

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Overview: Interprofessional Education, One Health, and the Impact of Roles and Responsibilities as a Competency Domain on Patient Outcomes

Learning Objectives

  1. Define and review interprofessional education and interprofessional collaboration
  2. Review the four elements that comprise ‘One Health’
  3. Discuss the roles and responsibilities competency domain and illustrate its impact on patient outcomes

Wednesday, February 15, 2023

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

A Nursing Perspective on Rural Healthcare

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the roles and responsibilities of a nurse in a rural healthcare setting
  2. Review the training, knowledge, and skills of nurses related to rural healthcare
  3. Provide the nurse’s perspective on interprofessional collaboration in a rural healthcare setting
  4. Provide information resources for healthcare professionals in rural healthcare settings

Wednesday, March 15, 2023

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Public Health Perspective: Hospital Disease Control

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the roles and responsibilities of a public health professional related to hospital disease control
  2. Identify the public health department’s role in hospital disease control
  3. Explain the impact of collaboration on hospital disease control
  4. Provide information resources related to public health and disease control

Wednesday, April 19, 2023

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Role of the Pharmacist in Medication Safety

Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss and review the roles and responsibilities of a medication safety pharmacist
  2. Explain the role of interprofessional collaboration in medication safety
  3. Review literature highlighting the importance of collaboration for medication safety and how it improves patient outcomes
  4. Provide information resources related to medication safety

Wednesday, May 24, 2023

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

The Role of the Clinical Researcher and Pharmaceutical Scientist in Vaccine Development

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the roles and responsibilities of clinical researchers and pharmaceutical scientists in vaccine development
  2. Review the vaccine development process
  3. Discuss interprofessional collaboration in vaccine development
  4. Provide information resources regarding vaccines

Wednesday, June 14, 2023

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Caring for A Diverse Patient Population: Collaborative Practice & the Physician Assistant

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify common diverse patient population groups
  2. Review basic care principles related to caring for a diverse patient population
  3. Describe the role of interprofessional collaboration in caring for a diverse patient population
  4. Summarize the roles and responsibilities of a physician assistant in caring for a diverse patient population
  5. Provide information resources related to caring for a diverse patient population

Wednesday, July 12, 2023

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

The Care of the Cardiopulmonary Patient: A Physical Therapist’s Perspective

Learning Objectives

  1. Review basic care principles of cardiopulmonary patients
  2. Discuss the role of the physical therapist in the care of cardiopulmonary patients
  3. Describe the impact of interprofessional collaboration on cardiopulmonary patient outcomes
  4. Provide information resources for caring for cardiopulmonary patients

Wednesday, August 16, 2023

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

A Collaborative Approach to Combating Obesity

Learning Objectives

  1. Review basic care principles for patients with obesity
  2. Describe the role of osteopathic medicine in caring for patients with obesity
  3. Discuss the role of interprofessional collaboration in caring for patients with obesity
  4. Provide information resources related to caring for patients with obesity

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Social Work and the Management of Mental Health

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the roles and responsibilities of a Social Worker in managing mental health
  2. Discuss the impact of interprofessional collaboration in caring for those with mental health needs
  3. Review basic principles of care related to mental health
  4. Provide information resources regarding mental health

Wednesday, October 18, 2023

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

A Collaborative Approach to Caring for End-of-Life Patients: The Role of Divinity

Learning Objectives

  1. Review basic principles of care for end-of-life patients
  2. Identify healthcare team members commonly incorporated into the care of end-of-life patients
  3. Describe the roles and responsibilities of divinity in caring for end-of-life patients
  4. Discuss the importance of interprofessional collaboration in caring for end-of-life patients
  5. Provide information resources about end-of-life care

Wednesday, November 22, 2023

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Professional Liability: Working with Law Professionals

Learning Objectives

  1. Review common liability concerns of healthcare professionals
  2. Discuss common methods for approaching professional liability issues
  3. Describe the role of lawyers and interprofessional collaboration in professional liability
  4. Provide information resources related to professional liability

Wednesday, December 13, 2023

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

A Year in Review: Roles and Responsibilities and the Necessity for Interprofessional Collaboration

Learning Objectives

  1. Review professions discussed in each IPE INFORM session
  2. Relate professions discussed to the importance of interprofessional collaboration
  3. Describe the relevance of the roles and responsibilities competency domain to clinical practice
  4. Explain the role of interprofessional collaboration in improving patient outcomes

Registration

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