Working together for ten years: The goodnews (Genes, Nutrition, Exercise, Wellness, and Spiritual Growth) CBPR partnership for reducing CVD
Learning Areas:Assessment of individual and community needs for health education
Chronic disease management and prevention
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related research
Social and behavioral sciences
Describe a successful CBPR project approach. Discuss the findings of a successful 10 year CBPR partnership. Explain how community partnership can increase funding and improve findings.
Keyword(s): Community-Based Health Promotion, Minority Health
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been co-investigator on numerous projects and am presently co-investigator on the GoodNEWS CVD NIH-funded prevention research project described in this abstract. I am also presently co-investigator of another NIH-funded CBPR obesity-reduction project located in a high-minority and low-income community. I have been conducting studies in this area of health disparities research for almost 15 years, as PI, Co-PI, or Co-I on numerous projects.
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.