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Interprofessional Practice for Population Health (CE) is a Course

Interprofessional Practice for Population Health (CE)

Started Mar 4, 2021
2 credits

$6 Enroll

Full course description

PLEASE NOTE: You must pay a $6 fee to enroll in this CE version of the course. 

If you are NOT seeking CE or a certificate of completion, please enroll in the free version:

NOTE: This course will be retired on Dec. 8, 2023. If you wish to conclude the course for CE credit, please do so by the deadline. An updated version of this course will be available soon.

It is increasingly understood that collaboration across disciplines is required to advance population health and health equity. This training module, developed by the Region V Public Health Training Center (formerly the Michigan PHTC), defines the core competencies of interprofessional education and illustrates their importance within public health through practice-based examples.  


Public health, nursing, and other allied health students and professionals, as well as those from other disciplines and sectors interested in collaboration

Learning Objectives

  • Define the four Core Competencies of Interprofessional Education (CHES Areas of Responsibility 2.1.1, 2.1.3)
  • Define population health from a public health perspective (1.4.1, 1.4.2)
  • Define prevention from a public health perspective (1.4.1, 1.4.2)
  • Recognize real-world applications of interprofessional practice (2.1.1, 2.1.3)


Olivia Anderson, PhD, RD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Nutritional Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health

Phoebe Goldberg, MPH, CHES, Program Manager, Region V Public Health Training Center, University of Michigan School of Public Health

Patrick Shannon, JD, EdD, MPH, Chief Judge, Saginaw Chippewa Tribal Court

Joseph Sowmick, Hon.PhD, Healing to Wellness Coordinator, Saginaw Chippewa Tribal Court

Sheila Meshinski, RN, BSN, CEN, CFN, SANE-A, Staff Development Instructor/Emergency Department, Henry Ford Macomb Hospital

Deborah Monroe, CPSS-RC, Senior Partner, Recovery Concepts of Michigan

Janine Sinno Janoudi, PhD, Health Policy Analyst, Ingham County Health Department

Harmony Gmazel, AICP, Government & Public Policy Educator, Land Use and Civic Engagement, Michigan State University Extension

Continuing Education Credit

CE and certificate available for $6.

  • 2.0 CHES Category I CECH*
  • 2.0 Nursing Contact Hours (Expire on December 31, 2023)
  • Certificate of Completion

*We report credits to NCHEC on a quarterly basis: January, April, July, and October.

The Region V Public Health Training Center is a designated provider (ID# 99038) of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.

The Michigan Public Health Training Center at the University of Michigan School of Public Health is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.


This course was developed by the Michigan Public Health Training Center and the Region V Public Health Training Center. It was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB6HP27881 Region V Public Health Training Collaborative and UB6HP31684 Public Health Training Centers. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.

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