News and announcements

IPR.Global launches research on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on interprofessional education and collaborative practice

REIP invites all countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, through its organizations working on the IPECP, to complete the survey

IPR.Global COVID-19 Impact Global Survey

Dear Interprofessional Colleagues,

REIP has new members in its executive secretariat

After completing 2 years of REIP's creation, new country representatives join the network's executive secretariat for the next biennium.

Colombia and Uruguay are the two new countries represented in the REIP secretariat, replacing Argentina and Chile.

Brazil maintains with its representation.

World Health Day and the recognition of contributions of the nursing workforce in interprofessional teams

World Health Day, held every year on April 7, marks one of the key activities of the “International Year of Nurse and Midwife”, designated by WHO at the 72nd World Health Assembly.

IPE is the theme of a Brazilian event on pharmaceutical education and practice

The Brazilian Ministry of Health, through the Department of Pharmaceutical Assistance and Strategic Inputs (DAF) of the Secretariat of Science, Technology, Innovation and Strategic Inputs in Health, held on December 10 and 12, 2019, the VII Brazilian Congress on the Rational Use of Medicines (VII CBURM). The event, held in the city of Brasília, had as its central theme: "Challenges and perspectives for the rational use of medicines in interprofessional practice".

Peru establishes program to implement IPE

The Ministry of Health of Peru, through the General Directorate of Health Personnel (DIGEP), in coordination with the Pan American Health Organization / World Health Organization (PAHO / WHO) and the National Interprofessional Education working group, carried out , on December 6th, the event: International and National Experiences in Interprofessional Education in Health (IPE).