On 25th October 2018, Prof Barbara Brandt was invited as they keynote speaker of the 1st AfrIPEN webinar. She is an advocate for Interprofessional  Education in health professions  education and the director of the National Centre for Interprofessional Practice and Education. The topic of her presentation was: Bringing workforce planning and Interprofessional Practice and Education together around patients and populations not professions. Brandt’s presentation challenges us to move from “old school”/traditional thinking to “new school” approaches in workforce planning and IPEP. The way forward for professionals in this regard is to work more closely together…