Friday, March 9, 2018
8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Thank you for a great symposium. Materials now available:
- Video of Keynote presentation "Achieving Health Equity: The Role of Innovative Community Partnerships" by Dr. Renée Boynton-Jarrett, MD, ScD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center/Boston University School of Medicine, and Director, Vital Village Community Engagement Network
- Keynote and Breakout Session Descriptions and archived Presentations
- List of Poster Abstracts and archived Posters
- Speaker Biographies
- Video of Breakout Session: "Communicating to Engage"
- Video of Breakout Session: "Greater Lawrence Family Health Center Food Insecurity Campaign: Building Partnerships within Communities to Address Social Determinants of Health and Promote Health Equity"
The 7th Annual Community Engagement and Research Symposium is part of the five-campus clinical and translational science movement across the University of Massachusetts. It is sponsored by the UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science (UMCCTS) Community Engagement and Research Section.
Goal of the Symposium: To build our shared capacity to address health issues in communities throughout Massachusetts by creating opportunities for people to meet each other, learn more about each other’s work and interests, and make connections and plan for future collaborative work.
Audience: Community leaders, faculty and staff from all five UMass campuses and other organizations and institutions interested in partnered research.
The UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science is part of a national Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) led by the National Institutes of Health's National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS). This Symposium is supported through grant number UL1TR001453-03. Questions? Contact CommunityEngagement@umassmed.edu.