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John H.V. Gilbert

John’s many honours include a Fulbright Scholarship; Medical Research Council of Canada Post-Doctoral Scholarship; the Outstanding Alumnus Award of the School of Liberal Arts, Purdue University; a UBC Isaac Killam-Walton Outstanding Teaching Award;...Read full bio


7 Observations on Sustaining IPE

"S" for sustainability, a matter which has proved a common problem for IPE and IPC over the past 50 years.Read more

Moving Interprofessional Education Forward

The definition of Interprofessional Education: when students from two or more professions learn with, from and about each other, for the purposes of collaboration, to improve the quality of care. What concepts are needed to test "about" “with”, “from”, and “about” within the contexts of... Read more

Interprofessional Education for the C21

Keep looking for news of Collaborating Across Borders V to be held in Roanoke, Virginia in late September 2015. Another great opportunity for those working in IPE and IPC to get together to talk about, and listen to stories of, work in progress. Visitors to the CIHC site are urged to visit the... Read more

IPE: research from the Western Cape, South Africa

We continue our series of interviews with speakers who are participating in WHO co-hosted sessions at the Prince Mahidol Award Confernce in Bangkok, Jan 2014 . Linda Shuro will be presenting in session 3.5 (Thursday 30th January); Implementing Interprofessional Education for Health Equity;... Read more

IPE: Interview with Prof. H. Watanabe, Gunma University, Japan

Julian Fisher (JF) interviews Profesor Hideomi Watanabe (HW) , Dean, Gunma University Graduate School of Health Sciences and Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences. JF: Welcome Prof Watanabe, we are very pleased to have you starting this blogging section on Interprofessional Education (... Read more

Professor Hitoshi Sohma speaking on Interprofessional Education in the Hokkaido Prefecture, Japan

Professor Hitoshi Sohma (HS) from the Sapporo Medical University speaks to Julian Fisher (JF) about their experiences of developing and implementing interprofessional education in one of the largerst and most challenging prefectures in Japan. Background The Global Independent Commission on health... Read more

Designing for Impact; Interview with Dr Wanapa Sritanyarat, Khon Kaen University

Designing for Impact; Julian Fisher (JF) interview with Dr Wanapa Sritanyarat (WS), Faculty of Nursing, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand. JF: What were the key success factors with regard to securing professional commitment for reform toward the goal of health promotion in Thailand? WS:... Read more