Center for Interprofessional Practice, Education and Research
Center for Interprofessional Practice, Education and Research (CIPER)
Better Care Through Collaboration
Collaboration among healthcare professionals is key to delivering better care to improve the patient experience. The Center for Interprofessional Practice, Education and Research (CIPER) is the catalyst for interprofessional education and practice for Creighton University and CHI Health, our primary academic health partner. CIPER is part of the Nexus Innovations Network supported by the National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education.
Cultivate leaders who act as moral agents and transform health care and promote health through intentional interprofessional collaboration.
Grounded in the principles of social justice, CIPER is a catalyst for interprofessional education, research, and collaborative care with excellent educational programs, cutting edge scholarship, and optimal clinical outcomes to promote health for all.
CIPER Omaha Team
From left to right - back row: Jennifer Jessen, Gail Jensen, Amy Lounsberry, Kim Begley, Tom Lenz
From left to right - front row: Jennifer Brady, Sharene Sterling, Andrea Thinnes, Kate Martens Stricklett, Joan Lappe
Not pictured from the CIPER Team: Kimberly Beran-Shepler, Amy McGaha, Kathryn Onorato, and Scott Shipman
CIPER Phoenix Team
From left to right: Wendi Carlton, MD; Emily Richards, Jennifer Feirstein, MSPAS, Kimberly Somers, DPT