About Us

Our Vision & Mission

Our Vision: Partnering with complex health and social systems to help populations live a good life in a good place 

Our Mission: Enhancing and developing individual, student and team capabilities for research, practice, improvement and innovation

Approach

AT IEHSS, WE:

  • Prepare interprofessional learners to be the future workforce through educational, leadership and coaching programs that leverage applied and deliberate learning between practice and research
  • Develop meaningful relationships with health care providers, patients, their families, and communities
  • Meet systems, teams, patients, their families, and communities where they are with customized programs that acknowledge their experiences andunique contexts
  • Use action research to explore models of leadership development and team coaching that enable problem-solving, sustainable improvement based in science, and experiential learning
  • Develop national and international Learning Health System networks to connect leading thinkers and doers

Values

Improving and disseminating new knowledge widely so others may easily benefit

Evaluating our work and rapidly incorporating new learning

Honoring the unique contexts and needs of those we work with

Seeking equity and collaboration in health and social systems to co-design and improve population health

Seeking to advance knowledge of continuous sustainable improvement with interprofessional and populations across all levels of health and social systems