This webinar will focus on Community-Based Participatory Research (CBPR) principles to address health disparities among American Indian and Alaska Native communities. A brief overview of CBPR for health promising practices will be provided, as will definitions and specific examples of practices associated with outcomes for improving health equity. Webinar participants will be able to define CBPR, Community-Engaged Research, and promising practices in the context of the CBPR framework. The presenter will discuss the development of CBPR partnerships and will share practices and tools, connecting them to research implementation.
TOPIC: Community-Based Participatory Research in Indian Country
DATE: Thursday, April 5, 2018
TIME: 2:00 p.m.– 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Dr. Bonnie Duran, Professor, Schools of Social Work and Public Health, University of Washington; Director, Center for Indigenous Health Research, Indigenous Wellness Research Institute; and Member, AI/AN NPA Caucus
Dr. Francine Gachupin, Assistant Professor, University of Arizona, and Member, American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) NPA Caucus
The American Indian and Alaska Native National Partnership for Action to End Health Disparities (NPA) Caucus provides a forum for members to increase dialogue across the country and to coordinate and enhance tribal, state, and local efforts to address health disparities and the social determinants of health for AI/ANs.
Visit the AI/AN NPA Caucus website for more information: http://aian.npa-rhec.org/
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