Interprofessional Education

Interprofessional education is valued at Pacific University and is in the College of Health Professions Mission. The College of Health Professions aspires to excellence and sustainability in interprofessional scholarship, education, and practice to create models of person-centered healthcare. The College of Health Professions (CHP) at Pacific University is home to eight schools with numerous health-related graduate professional programs. The CHP is committed to fostering interprofessional education and practice, in accordance with the changing paradigms of patient-centered care.  Embracing interprofessional education and practice has guided curricular development and enhancement as well as development of student programs. Students at Pacific University have numerous opportunities to participate in different interprofessional learning experiences and programs that facilitate the embodiment of qualities and skills necessary to practice in a changing health care environment. 

Interprofessional Education Outcomes for Pacific University College of Health Professions

Interprofessional Collaborative Practice Comptencies: 

(Originally established by the Interprofessional Education Collaborative and Adapted by the AAMC from the Interprofessional Education Collaborative Expert Panel. (2011). Core competencies for interprofessional collaborative practice: Report of an expert panel. Washington, D.C..: Interprofessional Education Collaborative.)

IPE Core Competencies (pdf)