Workshops

Health Professionals

The Office of Interprofessional Education and Practice (IPEP) creates opportunities for students across diverse health care fields to learn from each other and work in a collaborative setting. Workshops allow students to explore current topics and issues in health care, and encourages them to develop their skills as communicators, leaders and interprofessional colleagues.

Poverty: Healthcare Access for Families

Receive an introduction to interprofessional education and concepts, while learning about the unique social and economic challenges encountered by individuals, children and families in poverty attempting to access health care.

Workshop Details

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Brescia University College Atrium
Cost: Free
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Date: Thursday, May 7, 2020
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Fanshawe College
Cost: Free
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Travel Through the Professions (at Fanshawe Open House)

Gain insight into the roles and responsibilities of specific professions in health care through interactive demonstrations, case study and panel discussion. This event is intended for first- and second-year students in health/medical/social programs at Fanshawe College and Western, however upper-year students are welcome.

Workshop Details

Date: Saturday, November 16, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Fanshawe College
Cost: Free


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Palliative Care & Exemplary End of Life Care Considerations

Work within an interprofessional team to strengthen understanding of interprofessional concepts and learn content related to loss, death, grief, and healing.

Workshop Details

Date: Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Fanshawe College
Cost: Free
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For more information, please contact: ipepdesk@uwo.ca

Encountering the Complexities of Pain in Practice

Learn about pain assessment tools and understand social challenges faced by those with acute or chronic pain, through working collaboratively on a case study within an interprofessional team.

Workshop Details

Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Western University, FIMS & Nursing Building
Cost: Free
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For more information, please contact: ipepdesk@uwo.ca