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
Michael Rubyan, 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
Dana Tschannen, PhD, RN, Associate Dean

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

Student Advisory Committee Representative: Tommy Lau (Medical School & SAC Co-Chair)


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 and Richard Barinbaum (Social Work)
Olivia Anderson (Public Health)Tom Bishop and Carrie Braun (Medical School)
Debbie Mattison (Social Work)Susan Aaronson and Sarah Ball (Dietetics)
Vani Patterson (IPE Center)Vani Patterson (IPE Center)
Tom Bishop & Priscilla Hohmann (Medical School)
Michaela Murphy (Social Work & SAC Co-Chair)