Start Your IPE Project

If you would like to develop your own IPE project, the Center is happy to help! Contact aspire@virginia.edu.

Start Your IPE Project

To get you started, the following table provides a stepwise approach to planning your new IPE project.

GOAL

1 SCOPE
What professions/schools, how many learners

2 DEPTH
Pilot or full curricular integration

3 DESIRED OUTCOMES
Attitudes, knowledge, skills, reflection

4 TIMELINE
Development, implementation, assessment

IDENTIFY
SENIOR INSTITUTIONAL
LEADERSHIP, IPE CHAMPIONS,
AND STRUCTURE

Who will support the work?

Who will do the work?

What kinds of structures and processes will be used?

IDENTIFY
RESOURCES

Faculty time, student time

Facilities, Staff support

Consultants

Faculty development

Grants

DESIGN
CURRICULUM

Develop shared Core Competencies and Learning Objectives

Review existing curriculum

Do strategic planning

IMPLEMENT
IPE ACTIVITIES AND
PERFORM ASSESSMENT

Classes, simulations, service learning, clinical experiences, etc.

Surveys, OSCEs, etc.