Foundations of Interprofessional Practice Course

About the Course


The Foundations of Interprofessional Collaborative Practice provides an opportunity for you to learn about the roles of different health professions working as a team to improve health. Learners will be assigned to a team of four to five other learners from different health profession programs at VCU. Your team will work and learn together throughout the duration of this semester-long course. Faculty from participating programs will serve as faculty facilitators, guiding you through course content.

All sessions take place on Thursday afternoons from 4:00pm - 5:30pm on the following days for the Fall 2018 semester: 

  • August 23, 2018 
  • August 30, 2018
  • September 6, 2018
  • September 13, 2018
  • September 20, 2018
  • September 27, 2018
  • October 4, 2018
  • October 11, 2018
  • October 18, 2018
  • October 25, 2018
  • November 1, 2018
  • November 8, 2018
  • November 15, 2018

The first and many of the subsequent course sessions will take place in assigned learning studios in the McGlothlin Medical Education Center (MMEC) floors 5-8. 

Learners will be notified of assigned team and location about a week prior to the semester via their respective programs, along with a link to the course eLearning site (Blackboard).