Curriculum Committee

The Curriculum Committee is responsible to, and directed by, the Executive Committee of the Michigan Center for Interprofessional Education. The Curriculum Committee is charged with cultivating a interprofessional curriculum for the health science schools.

Membership 2020

School of Dentistry
Mark Fitzgerald, DDS, MS, Associate Professor (Co-Chair)

College of Pharmacy
Gundy Sweet, PharmD, Clinical Professor (Co-Chair) 

School of Kinesiology
Adam Lepley, Clinical Assistant Professor

Medical School
Thomas Bishop, PsyD, MA, Assistant Professor

School of Public Health
Emily Youatt, PhD, MPH, Clinical Assistant Professor

School of Social Work
Debra Mattison, MSW, Clinical Assistant Professor

School of Health Professions and Studies (U-M Flint)
Laura Smith, PT, PhD, DPT, Assistant Professor 

School of Nursing
Karen Keune, Clinical Professor

College of Education Health and Human Services (U-M Dearborn) TBD

Student Advisory Committee Representative: Kelly Powell (College of Pharmacy)


IPE 101 (Foundations) Taskforce:IPE Experiential Workgroup:
Laura Smith (Physical Therapy), ChairJamie Park (Pharmacy), Chair
Mark Fitzgerald & Danielle Rulli (Dentistry/ Dental Hygiene)Mark Fitzgerald (Dentistry)
Melissa Gross (Kinesiology)Michelle Pardee (Nursing)
Peggy Ursuy (Nursing)Tazin Daniels (CRLT)
Karen Farris & Chamipa Phanudulkitti (Pharmacy)Erin Khang (Social Work)
Olivia Anderson (Public Health)Tom Bishop (Medical School)
Debbie Mattison (Social Work)Susan Aaronson (Dietetics)
Vani Patterson (IPE Center)Richard Barinbaum (Social Work)
Tom Bishop & Priscilla Hohmann (Medical School)Vani Patterson (IPE Center)
JJ Jia (Dentistry, 101 SAC Chair)