Mission and Goals

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Mission

To transform the quality of patient care through interprofessional team-based education, practice and research.

Goals

  • Improve the quality of patient care by providing learning experiences that promote interprofessional collaboration and teamwork.
  • Facilitate the development of communication skills. Understand various roles of Interprofessional health care teams.
  • Enhance interprofessional education in the community.
  • Become a leader in advancing interprofessional education and simulation through research.

Last modified: Mar 18, 2013
IPE experience
"It's a rewarding experience. That's one of the things I didn't really anticipate coming into this was how rewarding it was going to be."

— Jake Kenyon,
medical student
Contact Us
If you have questions or would like more information about the Center for Interprofessional Education and Simulation, contact Program Director Kristy Johnston at
913-588-1634 or
kjohnston3@kumc.edu.
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