Interstate Postgraduate Medical Association, a physician-led 501(c)(3) organization, designs and provides independent education for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, and other health care professionals. For over 100 years, IPMA has excelled at managing the following steps in the educational process:
Each educational initiative is carefully designed to effectively change physician practice, impact physician performance, and ultimately improve patient and community health.
Founded in 1916, IPMA has been guided by some of medicine's great teachers, including Dr. William J. Mayo, Dr. Charles H. Mayo, and Dr. Alton Ochsner. Our diverse educational offerings include comprehensive needs assessments that identify learner gaps and educational needs; cutting-edge performance improvement initiatives that incorporate self-directed learning to advance clinical practice, and ASCENT, our physician leadership program that enhances professional and personal development.
IPMA can also provide AANP, ACHE, California Board of Registered Nursing, and Continuing Pharmacy Education credits.