WEBINAR: BEST PRACTICES FOR RESPECTFUL ENGAGEMENT WITH MINORITY COMMUNITIES
The Research Integrity Program presents PRIM&R webinar, featuring Drs. Stephen B. Thomas and Sandra Crouse Quinn of the University of Maryland, as they discuss findings from their NIH funded study, National Bioethics Infrastructure Initiative: Building Trust Between Minorities and Researchers. Focus will be on best practices for community partnerships and the impact of community engagement on recruitment and retention. March 2, 1:00-2:30 p.m. on HSC, CTRB 124. Attendees receive 1.5 hours RCR credit.
Mar 02, 2011
from 01:00 pm to 02:30 pm
|Where||HSC: CTRB 124|
|Contact Name||Elizabeth Langston|
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Detail provided by PRIM&R:
Webinar Location and Time
March 2, 2011. CTRB 124 1:00 pm EST- 2:30 PM EST
Building Trust between Minorities and Researchers is a federally funded initiative based at the University of Maryland’s Center for Health Equity. The goal of this initiative is to develop, implement and evaluate strategies aimed at increasing minority participation in biomedical and public health research. PRIM&R has partnered with the research team to facilitate the development and presentation of educational programs that improve research literacy for and respectful engagement with minority communities. The second webinar in a three-part series, Lessons from Researchers: Best Practices for Respectful Engagement with Minority Communities will present the findings from an in-depth and unique survey and interviews of researchers, research staff and IRB members and staff.
Topics for discussion will include:
Researchers’ attitudes toward community engagement
Challenges in building community partnerships
Best practices for community partnerships
Impact of community engagement on recruitment and retention
The topic of this webinar is relevant to researchers, research staff, IRB members, and anyone working with human research protections programs (HRPPs) and IRBs.
All attendees will receive 1.5 hours of RCR credit.
Please RSVP to 852-1637 or email Elizabeth