The Student Iinterprofessional Health Council (IPHC) invites cross-disciplinary students and faculty to join the 8th Annual IPHC Summit titled, “Interprofessional Teams and the Underserved: Models of Community Health Opportunities.”
The summit will take place on April 27th from 8:30am-12:30pm at Signe Skott Cooper Hall and is open to all faculty and students of UW-Madison. Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with peers from many different health programs and will learn the importance of interprofessional collaboration in underserved populations. This event is FREE, but attendees will need to register here so that enough refreshments are provided.
Attendees will begin the day with complimentary breakfast and time for networking followed by a keynote presentation. Keynote speakers are: Family Medicine physician, Dr. Jonas Lee and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine candidate, Alissa Milonczyk who will be presenting their experiences in caring for the underserved, sharing the importance of interprofessional collaboration, and providing a framework for development of community programs. Attendees will then participate in a mini-workshop on how to create opportunities to serve their community now as students and in the future as practitioners. The event will end with a poster session and networking accompanied by substantial snacks. There will also be Door Prizes, but only for those who register by April 24th!