The mission of the VCU Center for Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Care is to improve health through collaboration by: 1. Implementing interprofessional models of care that advance patient and population health, 2. Promoting research-driven innovations in interprofessional education and practice, and 3. Educating students and practitioners to lead in an evolving interprofessional health care environment. The Center’s vision is to become a national model for transforming communities and healthcare through innovations in education, scholarship and practice focused on increasing interprofessional care.