Interprofessional Education


The mission of the College of Allied Health Sciences Interprofessional Education Collaborative empowers individuals to improve the health and wellbeing of eastern North Carolina and beyond by:

  • Fostering an environment that values interprofessional collaboration and practice (IPCP).
  • Educating students and faculty about interprofessional team skills.
  • Providing opportunities to explore and engage in clinical and community collaborations.


Our vision is to create an interprofessional culture for learners and faculty through professional development, collaborative networking, and interprofessional immersion experiences.


Our values are:

  • Professionalism – Promote ethical standards and respect the roles and dignity of the health professionals with whom we work;
  • Collaboration – Recognize the value of, and understand our responsibility to educate, service, and perform well on patient-centered teams;
  • Discovery and Innovation – Seek new evidence to improve interprofessional education and clinical experiences, within eastern North Carolina and beyond;
  • Dedication – Participate and support interprofessional education and collaborative practice through integrated curriculum and special events; and
  • Excellence – Strive to enhance all aspects of academic performance to foster tomorrow’s interprofessional healthcare leaders.