Stephen Charles, MS, MABMH, PhD, CHSE
Interim Vice Chancellor for Interprofessional Collaboration
East Carolina
Dr. Charles is an Assistant Professor, Department of Bioethics and Interdisciplinary Studies and Assistant Dean for Assessment and Outcomes at the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. Additionally, he serves as the Interim Assistant Vice Chancellor for Interprofessional Collaboration for the Division of Health Sciences.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:

The purpose of this lightning talk is to discuss the need for statewide interprofessional education to improve team based health care delivery, facilitate partnership across the health professional schools, strengthen the relationship between state health professions educators and the North Carolina (NC) AHEC program; and share best practices and lessons learned from efforts to be inclusive, gain buy-in, develop structure, and preserve momentum for advancing IPE. With approximately 60 health professions programs in NC and increasing initiatives to incorporate interprofessional training into…