Research Initiatives

Students, educators, and clinicians across the University of Virginia are participating in Interprofessional Education-related research projects. Share yours here by submitting a request to ASPIRE at

The Center for ASPIRE is committed to rigorous research and dissemination of results. This ensures that our projects are well designed and carefully evaluated with measurable outcomes. Grant funding increases participation among colleagues and guides projects toward identified areas of need and innovation.

Current & Recent Projects

Current and recent interprofessional research projects have focused on new models of undergraduate IPE design, implementation and assessment. Future projects will be aimed at graduate and clinician IPE.


ASPIRE interprofessional researchers disseminate their findings in peer-reviewed journals and other publications.


Center interprofessional researchers present their findings at national and international conferences


Center faculty pursue continuous grant funding to support innovative education and research initiatives.