Community-Based Participatory Research: How does it add value to achieve health equity?
Guest Speaker: Dr. Meredith Minkler
Dr. Minkler (University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health) is a leader in the field of community-based participatory research and participatory action research (CBPR & PAR). This presentation will draw on examples of community-based participatory research (CBPR) in areas including immigrant worker health, food insecurity, asthma and diabetes, and improving global prevention/response to the next Ebola outbreak. Challenges involved in CBPR also will be discussed, as well as promising new developments. Sponsored by the Office of CBLR, Office of Research, and School of Nursing and Health Studies.