Enhancing Teaching and Learning for Health Professionals
Welcome to the Centre for Collaborative Health Professional Education (CCHPE) website.
Our mission is to provide leadership in interprofessional education (IPE) and research that will improve the access, quality, safety and efficiency of health and social care provided to the public.
We encourage you to browse our website and learn more about our mission, activities, and people.
Message from the Director, CCHPE
The CCHPE is involved in planning, implementing and evaluating interprofessional educational (IPE) activities, from the undergraduate to post-graduate and practitioner levels.
Dr. Vernon Curran Invited to East Carolina University as a Visiting Scholar
Dr. Vernon Curran, Professor of Medical Education, Director of Academic Research and Development with the Faculty of Medicine and former Director of CCHPE, was recently invited to East Carolina University as a visiting scholar. The purpose of Dr. Curran's visit was to advise on evaluation of US Department of Health and Human Services funded interprofessional education (IPE) projects being undertaken by faculty with the College of Nursing, College of Allied Health Sciences and Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.
L to R: Bobby Lowery, PhD, FNP-BC, Assistant Professor, Director of the Doctorate of Nursing Practice Program Elizabeth Feldhousen, PhD, Project Coordinator Michelle Skipper, DNP, FNP-BC, Clinical Associate Professor, Director of the Adult Gerontology and Family Nurse Practitioner Program Pamela Reis, PhD, CNM-NNP, Assistant Professor, Nurse-Midwifery Program Faculty
CCHPE Presents Dr. Dennis Sharpe with an Award
The Centre for Collaborative Health Professional Education (CCHPE) was pleased to present Dr. Dennis Sharpe, former Director of CCHPE, with an award recognizing his commitment and contribution to the work of the Centre.
Former Director of CCHPE to Receive Distinguished Researcher Award
Dr. Vernon Curran, Professor of Medical Education and Director of Academic Research and Development with the Faculty of Medicine and former Director of CCHPE, will receive the 2013 Distinguished Researcher Award from the Canadian Association for University Continuing Education. This award was established by CAUCE to recognize an individual who has made a sustained and significant contribution to university continuing education research in Canada.
Memorial's Research Ethics Boards (REBs)
All researchers in the Faculty of Medicine, School of Nursing, and the School of Pharmacy should submit their Applications for Ethics Review to the HREB using the HREB Application form. Due to the high volume of applications being received, the ICEHR is unable to accept applications from these units until further notice.