Strengthening the Connection between Health Professions Education and Practice: A Joint Workshop

When: November 13, 2018 - November 14, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
Where: Keck Center (100) • 500 Fifth St. NW, Washington, DC 20001

Topics Education, Global Health, Health Care Workforce
Activity: Global Forum on Innovation in Health Professional Education
Board: Board on Global Health


Tweeting about this workshop? Use our hashtag, #IHPEGF

An ad hoc committee will plan and conduct a 1.5-day public workshop to explore methods and methodology for bridging health professions education and practice in ways that improve information flow between learning and application. The workshop will look at various models of training by bringing together multiple health professions across the education-to-practice continuum.

The committee will develop a workshop agenda, select and invite speakers and discussants, and moderate the discussions. Following the workshop, a Proceedings of the presentations and discussions at the workshop will be prepared by a designated rapporteur in accordance with institutional guidelines.

This workshop is joint with the National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education whose aim is to connect and integrate education and care together. 

This Forum workshop is free and open to the public. Registration is now open. The workshop will also be webcast, and all videos of the webcast recordings will be archived on the workshop website. 

Please note: Wednesday has very limited space. If you would like to register for Wednesday, November 14 in person, please email Anna Fahlstrom at 

All participants are encouraged to participate in the workshop via twitter using our hashtag, #IHPEGF.



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