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The Interprofessional Collaborative Practice: What You Need to Know

Audience: Health professions faculty, preceptors and clinicians
Method: Online
Duration: 1 hour
CMEs: 1
Cost: $25
Graduate Application: Not required

This pre-recorded, online course is available until December 12. Please register by November 12.

Understanding Important Concepts of Interprofessionalism

This 1-hour course provides a primer on the basics of interprofessional education and collaborative practice from a national perspective. It also provides an overview of what Creighton University's Center for Interprofessional Practice, Education and Research (CIPER) does to support and innovate interprofessional education and collaborative practice.

This course is a pre-requisite to Introduction to Collaborative Care, which offers 8 CE/CMEs and provides a more in-depth look at the topic. The course is intended to introduce concepts for both education and practice related to interprofessionalism.

Meet the instructors

This collaborative care course is led by Joy Doll, OTD, OTR/L. Several instructors also help team teach this class. Instructors are:

  • Joy Doll, OTD, OTR/L
    Executive Director of CIPER
    Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy
  • Anne Schoening, PhD, RN, CNE
    Associate Professor
    Assistant Dean, College of Nursing
    Director of Faculty Development, Center for Interprofessional Practice, Education, and Research
    Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy
  • Kathleen A. Packard, PharmD, MS, BCPS, AACC
    Co-Director, Interprofessional Education Passport, CIPER
    Professor of Pharmacy Practice
  • Kimberly Beran-Shepler, PT, DPT, OCS
    Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy

Refund Policy

This online course may be cancelled by the attendee in writing up to 30 days after purchase for a full refund, less a $10 processing fee, provided the course has not been started. No refund will be given after a course has been started. In order to request a refund, please email CIPER@creighton.edu.


If you have questions please fill out our Contact Us form or call 402.280.4076. We can also provide assistance with group registration or work with you to develop a customized course for a team.

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