14th Annual MIPERC Conference!

September 22-24, 2021 (Virtual)

Expanding our reach: Responding to the needs of diverse patient populations through interprofessional advocacy, education, and research

Conference Schedule




Conference Objectives:

  • Describe how social determinants of health impact health disparities and health equity.
  • Highlight the importance of IPE and IPCC in the delivery of quality health care to diverse and underserved patient populations.
  • Examine the ways in which IPE and IPCC can enhance culture competency and improve health care outcomes.

    Questions regarding the conference or sponsorships can be directed to Julie Hall at hallju@gvsu.edu

2021 Guest Speakers

Dr. Rhae-Ann Booker photo

Dr. Rhae-Ann Booker
VP, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Metro Health - University of Michigan
Grand Rapids, MI

Dr. Rishi Manchanda photo

Dr. Rishi Manchanda
President & CEO
Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Darryl Elmouchi

Dr. Darryl Elmouchi
Spectrum Health West Michigan
Grand Rapids, MI

Preceptor Awards

Each year GVSU's IPE Office and it's local partners, Michigan State University and Ferris State University identify key individuals in various disciplines who deserve recognition for their dedication and contributions to student learning. Nomination submissions will begin on March 1 and will be accepted through August 18, 2021. Faculty and students from these organizations are encouraged to honor individuals who have had an impact in health care education!

Preceptor award nominations may be submitted HERE

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