Welcome to the Program for Interprofessional Practice, Education and Research (PIPER) at McMaster University's Faculty of Health Sciences.
This site has been designed to help health care students, faculty and visitors learn about the history of Interprofessional education (IPE) at McMaster, our current educational offerings and research, and the future direction of IPE at McMaster.
Please use the links on the left to discover more.
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We are updating our website!
Check back in January 2016 for a new, improved PIPER website!
PIPER has created two e-learning modules to introduce learners and instructors to the principles and competencies of Interprofessional Education.
Click here to access these modules.
IPE Calendar of Events
Please check back regularly for updates.
How do I create an IPE event?
Click here if you are interested in finding out how to create an IPE event
Community Health Initiatives with McMaster Education (CHIME) and the Interprofessional Student Council (IPSC) have merged to form the McMaster Interprofessional Student Collaborative (MISC)
Students may join our PIPER Facebook group and stay informed about upcoming executive openings and events.
Stay tuned! MISC will be recruting executive members soon.
[Read more about MISC]
The National Health Science Students' Association (NaHSSA) holds an annual conference for health professional students.
Watch this space for news about the 2014-15 conference as it comes available.
[Read more about the NaHSSA Conference]
IPE Day 2016
Passport to Interprofessioanlism
PIPER hosts a half-day large group learning event at the Hamilton Convention Centre.
Friday February 26, 2016
Watch this space for more information.
This is a Mandatory Event for:
- Child Life
- Medicine, Year 1
- Midwifery, Level I
- Nursing, 3Y04/3QQ3
- OT, Year 1
- PT, Year 1
- Physician Asst., Level 1
Email your questions?
More details to follow....