Integrating a community steering committee (CSC) into a national cancer institute (NCI) inter-institutional academic partnership
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Public health or related research
Explain the process of an inter-institutional academic partnership forming a Community Steering Committee. Identify the Community Steering Committee’s key members and roles within the partnership. Summarize how the Community Steering Committee has influenced the partnership's cancer disparities research, education and training efforts.
Keyword(s): Community Collaboration, Health Disparities
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am one the Principal Investigators on this P20 grant. In my faculty appointment as the Vice Chair of Clinical and Policy Research in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and an Associate Professor at Northwestern University in the Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical Social Sciences, and Preventive Medicine, my research integrates social epidemiology principles with health services and health behavior intervention studies to reduce health disparities through community-based participatory action research (CBPR) approaches.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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