Interprofessional Forums

Medical student and nursing student discussing during the 2017 IP Spring Forum.

UB Interprofessional Forums educate future health care professionals to improve health care delivery through collaboration. The Office of IPE hosts IP Forums in the Spring and Fall.

Interprofessional Forums

6/15/18
The Office of Interprofessional Education to host its third annual Interprofessional Forum addressing the recognition of and solutions for the burgeoning opioid epidemic in our country. Over 750 students from 12 professional programs will bring their unique expertise together to identify strategies for the prevention and management of opioid dependence.
2/1/18
The 2018 Spring Interprofessional Forum, will bring together ~750 UB health professions students to learn about the management of chronic physical and mental health conditions experienced by many of our patients and the necessity for collaboration among health professionals in order to provide optimal care and improve patient outcomes. 
11/14/17
The Office of Interprofessional Education hosted its 2nd annual Interprofessional Forum addressing the recognition of and solutions for the burgeoning opioid epidemic in our country. Over 750 students from 10 professional programs brought their unique expertise together to identify strategies for the prevention and management of opioid dependence.
7/7/17
UB health professions students form interprofessional teams to improve care for a man with multiple chronic diseases.
7/7/17
UB's first IP Forum brought 900 health professions students together to collaboratively discuss strategies to improve prevention and care for individuals with opioid dependence.