- Develop a Community Engagement and Outreach core structure that will enhance community engaged participatory research.
- Develop infrastructure to expand community-engaged research by partnering to prioritize health issues with our communities and building capacity to respond to community-identified health needs.
- Increase community research capacity by developing tailored health and clinical research educational materials for diverse ethnic populations and by collaborating with KentuckyOne Health and our other partners (including other IDeA CTRs and CTSAs) to evaluate and share best practices.
- Create a pipeline of academic and community investigators committed to and trained in community-engaged research.
Works with Dr. McClain to meet Institute objectives. Collaborates with co-directors to complete the Community Engagement and Outreach Core objectives. Coordinate activities within the state with the co-directors and the Office of Community Engagement.
Responsible for statewide initiatives and interacts extensively with KentuckyOne Healthcare.
Responsible for local Louisville Outreach and interacts significantly with KentuckyOne.
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