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Community-Based Participatory Research: Conference Summary

A diverse group met November 27-28, 2001, in a conference to improve the health of disadvantaged populations through community-based participatory research (CBPR), which is a collaborative process of research involving researchers and community representatives. Participants developed strategies to support and promote CBPR; they also addressed barriers to CBPR.

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) sponsored the Conference on Community-Based Participatory Research, which as held November 27-28, 2001, in Rockville, MD. In sponsoring the conference, AHRQ collaborated with the W.H. Kellogg Foundation; the Office of Minority Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; and the Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, National Institutes of Health.

Current as of September 2012
Internet Citation: Acknowledgements: Community-Based Participatory Research: Conference Summary. September 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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