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Building a Successful Research Partnership with Community

February 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Building a Successful Research Partnership with Community: Important Lessons from a Decade of Experience

What does it take to establish and expand a mutually beneficial partnership in the service of health equity? Where do Research Ambassadors fit in? What might we do differently if we were starting today?

Al Castro and Shary Peréz Torres from the United Community Center and UW Collaborative Center for Health Equity will lead an informative, interactive seminar celebrating and reflecting on more than a decade of successful collaboration.

Centro de la Comunidad Unida/United Community Center (UCC) provides programs for Hispanics and near south side Milwaukee residents of all ages focusing on cultural heritage as a means of strengthening personal development. UCC’s Health Research Department has connected researchers with community members since 2010. Learn more in this article published in Progress in Community Health Partnerships.