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On Saturday, March 15th, the PRC's Youth Community Advisory Board (YCAB) members partnered with PRC Staff to assess the walkability of the streets, sidewalks, and intersections in the area...
Date: Friday, December 12, 2014
Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm EST
Hosted by: Michigan Public Health Training Center
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Community-Based Participatory Research (CBPR) is one approach for assessing population health and evaluating programs. In this live webcast, Dr. Jody Vogelzang and Dr. Wayne Squires will use the example of a research project focused on food insecurity in Grand Rapids, Michigan to provide an overview of the CBPR approach with a focus on stakeholder involvement. The presentation will illustrate how CBPR transitions the focus from doing public health research and practice "for" to do it "with" community partners.