169369 Power...The Promise. A Brief Review of CBPR

Sunday, October 26, 2008: 8:15 AM

Eugenia Eng, MPH, DrPH , Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
The purpose of this presentation if to present and review highlights of the CBPR methodology. These highlights include definitions as well as characteristics of successful partnerships and expected outcomes of CBPR.

Learning Objectives:
a. Define community-based participatory research and distinguish it from other forms of inquiry

b. Name at least 5 characteristics of successful partnerships and 3 outcomes of CBPR methodology.

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have studied, used, and written a text on CBPR; I teach the approach to graduate level students
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.