England Centre for Practice Development

England Centre for Practice Development

England Centre for Practice Development


The centre is part of an international network of practice developers who are members of the International Practice Development Collaborative (IPDC).

We are committed to the innovation of services and practices at the point of care to ensure that they are person-centred, safer and more effective. Our work focuses on developing individuals, teams and organisations to lead the transformation of workplace culture and practices.


What is practice development?

Practice development is an internationally recognised and sustainable approach that achieves multiple aims in healthcare workplaces and organisations to improve patient or service user experiences of care.

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Courses and Events

The Centre offers a frequent programme of master classes, international practice development schools, bespoke courses, work based learning, postgraduate study and conferences.

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Research and Publications

With the expertise and experience of members and networks linked to the England Centre for Practice Development, there are great opportunities to start practice development postgraduate studies with us.

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