6th Annual Community Engagement and Research Symposium
Friday, March 3, 2017
8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Albert Sherman Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Thanks for a great symposium!
- Video of Keynote presentation "Removing Barriers to Provider Communication with Multicultural Patients" by Margarita Alegria, PhD, Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School and Chief of the Disparities Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital
- Breakout Session Descriptions and archived Presentations
- List of Poster Abstracts and archived Posters
- Speaker Biographies
- Video of Breakout Session: "Putting Health Equity Front and Center in Community Health Improvement by Empowering, Listening to, and Respecting Community Voices"
- Video of Breakout Session: "Massachusetts Population Health Information Tools: Tools for Community Health Needs Assessment and Planning"
The 6th 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 UL1TR001453-01. Questions? Contact CommunityEngagement@umassmed.edu.