The National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education is now accepting nominations for the 2019 George E. Thibault, MD Nexus Award, intended to celebrate those who are redesigning healthcare education and healthcare delivery simultaneously to be better integrated and more interprofessional while demonstrating outcomes.

In 2019, the National Center will recognize two Nexus partnerships demonstrating:

Local, Single-System Implementation: Meaningful integration of interprofessional education and collaborative practice in local implementation predominantly in a single setting or local network that leverages strong education and practice partnerships.

Broader, Multi-System Implementation: Visionary cross-organizational, systems-level partnerships with multiple organizations and groups in partnership with people/patients, families and communities such as statewide or regional IPE collaboratives, health system-community-education organization partnerships, and national organizations.

The submission deadline is Friday, June 7, 2019. Awardees will be notified by Friday, June 21, 2019.