Community Health Partnerships
- August 31, 2021The UC Davis Center for Reducing Health Disparities, in close collaboration with the UC Davis CTSC Community Engagement program, partnered with the Solano County Behavioral Health Division (SCBH) and three community-based organizations (Rio Vista CARE, Fighting Back Partnership, and Solano Pride Center) to carry out the project. The Solano County Interdisciplinary Collaboration and Cultural
- July 18, 2021
With funding from CTSI, University of Minnesota researchers worked with local Indigenous community partners to develop evidence-based and culturally appropriate COVID-19 resources, creating three distinct fact sheets on staying healthy and staying connected during the pandemic. The project, “Helping Indigenous communities stay connected in light of COVID-19,” was conducted by the Memory Keepers
- University Of Southern California
From the University of Southern California CTSI, and Children's Hospital Los Angeles:
- -Emory UniversityHosted by the Georgia CTSA Community Engagement program, our 5th biennial forum celebrates translational research collaborations & partnerships. One Georgia: Advancing Health Equity Amidst a New Normal From Bench to Bedside to Curbside: Closing Health Equity Gaps Means All Hands on Deck Register Now! The Agenda includes: Challenges and Potential for Improving Health Equity with Digital Health – Dr
- February 26, 2021Oanh Meyer, assistant professor of neurology at UC Davis School of Medicine, has a long history of working with the Asian American communities in Sacramento on mental health and Alzheimer’s disease issues. With her team in the Diversity and Disparities Lab, she engages in community outreach efforts to better understand and fight health disparities. In her line of work, she has seen a great need in
About the Job The CEARCH Assistant Director builds and nurtures relationships across different communities and the University; works collaboratively with the CEARCH Management Council, CEARCH leadership, and CTSI faculty and staff to develop, lead and sustain community-engaged research initiatives, programs and activities; and manages a portfolio of operations, projects and collaborations
- September 23, 2020
The Tillamook County Wellness (TCW) coalition, of which the Oregon CTSA (OCTRI) is a member and key supporter, scored a big win recently when Tillamook Adventist Health’s newly-created Community Well-Being Division absorbed TCW’s Wellness Coordinator position – as well as the person filling it – to head Adventist’s new Division. This move was an important step, because it confirms the importance
- Vanderbilt University Medical CenterThe Meharry-Vanderbilt Community Engaged Research Core (CERC) at the Vanderbilt Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (VICTR) works to bring together academic researchers and community members to improve community health and healthcare through community-engaged research. The Community Engagement (CE) Studio is one of the unique services developed by CERC to further this mission. The CE
- University Of Illinois At Chicago
About the Program
The popular CIRTification program is now available for implementation at the institutional level. CIRTification is a free, web-based human research protections training program tailored specifically to the needs and roles of community research partners.
To better understand the roles and experiences of community stakeholders and partners in CTSAs.
To learn about the activities of the community engagement cores and the role of community partners across the consortium, and how the cores measure success.
- -Wake Forest University Health SciencesSave the Date for this Virtual Conference! September 22-23, 2020 - Tuesday, September 22: 9:45 AM - 12:20 PM - Wednesday, September 23: 9:45 AM - 12:45 PM The Wake Forest School of Medicine Clinical and Translational Science Institute (WFSM CTSI) will host the 10th Annual Summit on September 22-23, 2020. The Summit will be abbreviated and held virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Upon
- July 21, 2020One of the first synergy papers supported by the CLIC and CTSA consortium was published in the Journal of Clinical and Translational Science. Abstract: A primary barrier to translation of clinical research discoveries into care delivery and population health is the lack of sustainable infrastructure bringing researchers, policymakers, practitioners, and communities together to reduce silos in
- July 02, 2020The University of Illinois at Chicago Center for Clinical and Translational Science has released a free online version of its popular human research protection training program for community partners, CIRTification.
- Journal of Clinical and Translational Science
A primary barrier to translation of clinical research discoveries into care delivery and population health is the lack of sustainable infrastructure bringing researchers, policymakers, practitioners, and communities together to reduce silos in knowledge and action.
- February 21, 2020
GHUCCTS recently hosted a free online webinar titled The Added Value of Partnerships in Research: Effectively Engaging Communities and Patients. This webinar is now available online. Engaging communities and patients throughout the study process can positively impact health research, particularly when addressing complex health problems. These partnerships can also increase competitiveness in
- The University of Rochester's Director of Community Health Partnerships (CHP) facilitates community–academic partnerships in a joint role for the Center for Community Health & Prevention (CCHP) and the Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI). The Director, CHP facilitates communication, interaction, involvement and exchange with a range of community partners to support opportunities to
- University Of Illinois At ChicagoThe goal of any community-academic research collaboration is equitable partnership. CIRTification teaches community research partners about the importance of protecting research participants while enhancing the overall contribution they are able to make to their respective research teams. In community-engaged research, academic researchers collaborate with different partners from non-academic