How to Start an IPE Student Interest Group at Your School


How to identify an advisor/mentor for your organization?
  • Look for faculty that are involved in IPE related activities
  • Look to see if your school offers IPE courses that are open to different health professional students. If so, reach out to the course director(s).
  • Talk with your academic advisor. They probably have better knowledge of various faculty interests.
What are the benefits of creating a formal student organization?
  • Allows your organization to apply for funding for various events.
  • Allows your organization to participate in recruitment fairs
  • Allows your organization to utilize university space and resources for meetings and events
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