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Welcome to RU Interprofessional

RU Interprofessional: Collaborating for Healthy Communities facilitates and supports the process of developing a sustainable culture of interprofessional education, practice and research collaboration within and across the Faculty of Community Services (FCS) and its community partners. The ultimate goal of RU Interprofessional is to ensure that all FCS schools have the capacity to prepare and engage students in interprofessional practice.

Central to the philosophy and activities of RU Interprofessional is a focus on determinants of health, social justice, equity and community health.

RU Interprofessional Open House

Join us on April 8, 2019 at the RU Interprofessional Open House

The IPE Open House is an opportunity for students, staff and faculty interested in and engaged in interprofessional education to celebrate IPE work which has taken place over the past academic year and look towards future interprofessional opportunities. 

The IPE Open House is a drop-in organized by RU Interprofessional and the Ryerson Interprofessional Student Association (RISA). Please let us know that you'll join us – we’ll get some snacks and put on the kettle.

RSVP at here, external link or write to IPE Lead, Sanne Kaas-Mason at

Interprofessional Education Matters!

Welcome to ‘Interprofessional Education Matters!’ - a workshop series created for the community that is the Faculty of Community Services. Facutly, staff and students are all welcome to attend.  

Focusing on communication, patient/client/family /community-centred care, role clarification, team functioning, collaborative leadership and conflict resolution, the workshops welcomes internal and external subject matter experts as well as community partners into the Faculty to share their stories and perspectives.

For more information about Interprofessional Education Matters!, and to RSVP follow the navigation on the left side to go to the IPE Matters! page.

Find us on ConnectRU

You can find RU Interprofessional on ConnectRU.

ConnectRU is a Ryerson software intended to help Ryerson students keep track of their involvement record. It can be found at Look for RU Interprofessional, use your OneCard to sign in at our events, and track your own attendance record on ConnectRU.

Join our student group

The Ryerson Interprofessional Student Association (RISA) is an interprofessional education student group. RISA welcomes students from all health science, allied health and community services disciplines. Please email for more information.