1st Year Foundational IPE Event


October 4th & 18th, 2022

1st Year Foundational IPE Event is an introduction to interprofessional education mandatory for all first-year students in Dentistry, Medicine and Health. Working in interprofessional teams, students complete challenges that address the six core interprofessional competencies.

There will be both asynchronous and synchronous components of this event, both being fully virtual and accessible on Brightspace. Online Community – Foundational IPE Event Fall 2022

The pre-event, asynchronous assignments will take approx. 2.5-3 hr and the synchronous live event will be 55 min. on one of four session time slots. Students will be assigned to interprofessional teams with each team assigned to only one of the following sessions: Tue Oct 4, 4:00-4:55 pm, Tue Oct 4, 5:00-5:55 pm, Tue Oct 18, 4:00-4:55 pm, Tue Oct 18, 5:55 pm. Please keep both dates available until you receive your official group assignment. 

Students will receive all of the information on the event via their Dalhousie emails by Sept 19, including their assigned team and date/time of live session.”

This IPE event is mandatory for all 1st year students in the Faculties of Dentistry, Health and Medicine.

Learn more:

"Dalmazing event embraces new reality of Canadian health care" Dal News - September 29, 2016