What is AfrIPEN?

The Africa Interprofessional Education Network (AfrIPEN) is a consensus-based partnership between various institutions and individual with the vision to establish interprofessional education and collaborative practice (IPE) as integral part in training the health workforce and in the effective functioning of systems for health in Sub-Saharan Africa.

The mission of AfrIPEN is to advocate for, collaborate on, promote and share good practice of IPE in Sub-Saharan Africa. READ MORE


2nd Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practice for Africa Conference (30 July - 2 August 2019)

This Second Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practice for Africa conference provides an opportunity for participants to discuss ideas and devise and test strategies to mobilise concerted action to improve health and well-being for individuals, families and communities across Africa.

The conference is driven by the conviction that concerted action to improve working together will effect change, enhance quality of care, ensure safety, and optimise deployment of human resources on the continent.

The conference is a collaboration between the AfrIPEN,Sigma Theta Tau’s International Tau Lambda at Large Chapter , the WHO-FIC Collaborating Centre for the African region and Amref University. 

We welcome all health collaboration champions, educators and researchers to Nairobi, Kenya from 30 July to 2 August 2019.

Visit conference website: https://interprofessional2019.org/