To the Midwest Interprofessional Practice, Education, and Research Center (MIPERC). Formally known as, the West Michigan Interprofessional Education Initiative (WMIPEI).
This inter-institutional organization was founded by Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners, and Michigan State University - College of Human Medicine to develop the regional infrastructure for interprofessional practice, education, and research.
Mission. To identify ways that partners can develop collaborative, innovative, and interprofessional initiatives across disciplines, learning institutions, and health care systems.
Currently MIPERC numbers 140+ members from over 25 organizations.