Communications working group

Description

To increase awareness of IPECP and the visibility of Interprofessional.Global the Communication Working Group are establishing and maintaining a web and social media presence, together with other communication efforts (e.g. newsletters, podcasts, webinars and newsletters) to

  • Communicate Interprofessional.Global’s vision, mission and objectives,
  • Report on the progress made regarding the implementation of our strategic work plan,
  • Grow membership and collaboration in Working Groups,
  • Promote ATBH conferences and other events,
  • Provide clarity on interprofessional education, collaborative practice and research and its role to address health needs and deliver health for all.

Objectives

To increase awareness of IPECP through effective communication and the visibility of Interprofessional.Global:

The short-term objectives are:

  • Update Working Group Pages
  • Update Regional Network Pages
  • Develop  Student Special Interest Group
  • Access to Twitter account for Communication Working Group members and working on #’s to use
  • Explore development of Zoom podcasts Speakers series
  • Canvas Regional Networks for events/conferences for 2020/21 and update Events page

Medium-term objectives:

  • Develop a communication strategy that is culturally appropriate to various contexts
  • Regularly distribute a newsletter/podcast/blog
  • Produce a biennial report to be presented at the ATBH conference

Outcomes

Stakeholders informed about the activities of Interprofessional.Global through Website; Social media presence; Regular communication to stakeholders.
Committee Members

Richard Pitt (Facilitator)
John Gilbert
Barbara Maxwell
Marion Jones
Sundari Joseph
Stefanus Snyman
Ciraj Ali Mohammed
Markus Melloh