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Across the Foundation’s priority areas, our grantees are working to improve the health of the public through innovative research and programs.  The Foundation awards up to 40 grants on a rotating schedule each year.

Conference to Advance Interprofessional Education

Theme: Interprofessional Education and Teamwork

Institution: Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

Grant Type: President’s Grant

Award Amount: $35,000

Grant Awarded: January 2011

Principal Investigator: Carol A. Ashenbrener, MD

Support a conference titled, “Team-Based Competencies: Building a Shared Foundation for Education and Practice.” The purpose of the two-day conference is to advance interprofessional education, which provides both academic and clinical experiences for students from two or more health professions to work in a collaborative partnership to provide patient-centered care.