The experience of IPE in the Region of the Americas will be presented at a global conference

All Together Better Health IX (ATBH IX) is the high level global conference on Interprofessional Education and collaborative practices.

From September 3 to 6 in Auckland City, New Zealand, the ninth edition of All Together Better Health will take place.

Every two years the ATBH conference provides an opportunity for participants to discuss ideas and devise and test strategies to mobilize concerted action to improve health and wellbeing for individuals, families and communities across the world. ATBH is driven by the conviction that concerted action to improve working together will effect change, enhance quality of care, ensure safety, and optimize deployment of human resources.

The overarching theme of the conference is Transforming the Landscape of healthcare - Ohomairangi te Hauora Manaaki. The sub themes look to explore and share learning from Māori, Pacific and indigenous peoples around the world; the specifics of day-to-day interprofessional care and education; interprofessional transformation and whether we making a difference; roles within interprofessional healthcare teams including those of patients/clients; and the social, political, economic and cultural influences on interprofessional working.

In a 60-minute presentation, PAHO / WHO representatives will demonstrate the experience of the Region of the Americas in the theme of IPE.

The IPE experience in the Region of the Americas will be presented at a global conference. http://www.atbhix.co.nz/