Aberdeen Interprofessional Education Research


"Robert Gordon University has been at the forefront of IPE developments in Scotland and throughout the United Kingdom for more than a decade, enjoying strong institutional endorsement from the top and working in close collaboration with the neighbouring University of Aberdeen to bring students and teachers together from medicine, health sciences, social care and other professions. [..]"

Prof Hugh Barr,
CAIPE President,
University of Westminster, UK

8th June 2012

about this site

The site provides information about the ongoing Health and Social Care Interprofessional Education project across the two universities in Aberdeen



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Interprofessional Education (IPE) occurs when professions learn from each other to improve collaboration and the quality of care (CAIPE 2002)

An overview of existing interprofessional work in Aberdeen and future plans is now available on the site.

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Main contact: Dr Sundari Joseph, Lecturer in Interprofessional Education & CAIPE board member
Email: s.joseph@rgu.ac.uk or s.joseph@abdn.ac.uk

Faculty of Health and Social Care,
Robert Gordon University,
Garthdee Road,
AB10 7QG.
Tel: +44(0)1224 262975

Division of Medical and Dental Education,
School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Aberdeen,
Medical School Building,
AB25 2ZD.
Tel: +44(0)1224 553786

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IPE News & Events

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Aberdeen IPE Article 'Interprofessional education in practice' has gained an IMPACT Award as most downloaded article, 2012 from journal Clinical Teacher.

Adult protection experts across the north-east join with IPE students to share knowledge to promote future collaborative working.

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