NIPNET

Nordic interprofessional network

The Nordic Interprofessional Network (NIPNET) is a network committed to

  • interprofessional collaboration as a working model in healthcare and health and social services, with the intention to improve quality of care and health outcomes
  • interprofessional education as learning models to develop interprofessional collaborative competences among health and social care services.

Network participants are primarily educators, practitioners, leaders, managers, and researchers in the areas of healthcare and social services.  Students are invited to NIPNET conferences.

Objectives

  • Create partnerships between individuals and organizations in and across borders of the Nordic countries with the intention to develop curricula and practices concerning IPE and IPC.
  • Keep NIPNET an open and living network driven by volunteers supported by their organizations.

Plans for next 2 years

  • Organize biannual conferences.
  • Organize webinars in between the conferences.
  • Run the homepage www.nipnet.org
  • Participate in Interprofessional.Global
Contact Person

Committee

Interprofessional.Global Representative

Johanna Dahlberg (Senior lecturer)
PhD, BMLS
Linköping University (IPE-coordinator)

Senior lecturer Clinical Chemistry, Program Director IPE-curriculum, designated IPE-coordinator at the Strategic Center for development and research of IPE, Linköping University. Board member of SvIPnet (Swedish network for Interprofessional education and Practice), NIPNET, and Interprofessional.Global

She has the following responsibilities in Interprofessional.Global:

  • Chair of Facilitation team
  • Faculty development
  • Data repository
  • Informing policy