December 1, 2020

Storytelling Workshop: Racism in Healthcare

Nina Cook

StoryCenter logo (Listen Deeply. Tell Stories.) and Nurstory logo (Caring for stories. Caring for each other.)

Hosted by Ngozi Oparah of Storycenter, in partnership with Nurstory and UW School of Nursing faculty Dr. Josephine Ensign, our first series of Storytelling Workshops focused on the all too-relevant issue of racism within healthcare. This workshop series was incorporated into the current Health Sciences Common Book platform, where students across the health professions are…

November 6, 2020

Learning Psychological First Aid During the Age of COVID-19

Emily Ishado

Text: Psychological First Aid

It may be hard to believe, but just 11 months ago, we were wrapping up the year 2019. Do you recall what life was like back then? What were you most excited about? Perhaps you were looking forward to the Summer Olympics or embarking on a new project, or maybe you were looking forward to…

November 5, 2020

Students, join the CLARION Case Competition!

Laurel Barchet

The University of Washington's 2014 CLARION National Case Competition first place winners. From left to right: Eric Sid, Nicole Kim, Huang N. Le and Juan P. Magana.

The UW Center for Health Sciences Interprofessional Education, Research and Practice (CHSIE) is excited to announce that we are recruiting a small team of health professional students to participate in the 2021¬†CLARION National Case Competition! The case competition is designed to give healthcare students real-life interprofessional teamwork experience, and involves a nation-wide competition in which…

August 15, 2020

Welcome To Our New Website!

Laurel Barchet


We are excited to announce the launch of the NEW Center for Health Sciences Interprofessional Education, Research & Practice website! Although our site is still under construction, we have made many of our online resources available under the Online Training & Resources tab. Information about upcoming 2020-2021 UW IPE events and opportunities can be found…

UW Student IPE Sessions Online in 2020-21

Laurel Barchet

Zoom meeting on a laptop.

IPE at UW will be offered online in the 2020-21 academic year, but we see opportunity in this change! While we so enjoy gathering in person, sharing coffee and meals, and learning around the table together, we learned during Spring 2020 that virtual IPE often works well and even affords some benefits.¬† It allows us…