REIP is theme of event in Argentina

The National University of Tres de Febrero (UNTREF) held Seminar on Interprofessional Training in Health on June 5 and 6.

The event brought together more than 200 students, professors and professionals from different institutions, whose objective was to discuss the importance of interprofessional education (IPE) and the educational challenges in this field.

The Regional Network of Interprofessional Education of the Americas (REIP) was presented by Dr. Debora Yanco (Consultant of the Human Resources in Health area of the Pan American Health Organization PAHO / WHO-Argentina). Dr. Yanco also spoke about research on the subject of IPE in Argentina, which has just been finalized and is under evaluation. This work was coordinated by her and carried out jointly with the National Commission for University Evaluation and Accreditation (CONEAU), Ministry of Education of the Nation, Ministry of Health and Forum of the Faculties of Medicine of Argentina.