Nominate outstanding faculty and students now!

The Michigan Center for Interprofessional Education (IPE) announces the 2nd annual call for nominations for IPE Awards for Innovation and Excellence.

The Michigan Center for Interprofessional Education Awards for IPE Innovation and Excellence were established in 2019. Their purpose is to honor students and faculty who have demonstrated excellence in teaching, scholarship, and/or leadership with regard to implementing and/or developing innovative, effective, and sustainable interprofessional education (IPE) or interprofessional practice (IPP) across the University of Michigan health sciences schools. 

Awardees will receive the following: Faculty award of $1,000; student award of $500 (if the winner is a team, the award will be split accordingly), short presentation at HPE Day April 14, 2020, and a letter to the awardees’ dean from the Michigan Center for IPE.

Learn more about the awards and how to nominate. Deadline for nominations is February 24, 2020 at noon.

“The Michigan Center for Interprofessional Education, with the support of the Health Sciences Council deans, established these awards to recognize the innovative and important work in our community of scholars and health professionals,” said Frank Ascione, director of the Center for IPE. “Our previous experience with these awards indicates that there are many deserving individuals who merit special recognition, and we look forward to honoring them.”

Learn more about the inaugural IPE Awards  presented in 2019:

Above from right to left, Center for IPE’s Frank Ascione, 2019 student awardee Stuart Hammond, 2019 faculty awardee Gundy Sweet, special awardee Carol Anne Murdoch Kinch, and Caren Stalburg, associate professor of Medicine and chair of the Center for IPE faculty development committee.

2019 student awardees Stuart Hammond and Sally Salari (who was not able to attend the award ceremony).