Great Plains IDeA-CTR to host community-based research workshop in Omaha on May 23

  • Friday, May 18, 2018
  • Research

The Great Plains IDeA-Clinical and Translational Research (IDeA-CTR) group, of which the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences is a member, will host a community-based research workshop from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 23. The one-day event will be held at the University of Nebraska Medical Center's Maurer College of Public Health, room 3013, in Omaha, Nebraska.

Invited presenters include:

  • Kenneth Wells, MD, MPH, professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences at UCLA
  • Loretta Jones, CEO and Founder of the Los Angeles-based Healthy African American Families II
  • Felicia Jones, director of programs for Healthy African American Families II

This workshop has been developed for individuals interested in learning about community-engaged research, finding a mentor, or becoming a mentor for someone who is utilizing community-engaged research approaches from the academic (faculty or staff) or community partner perspectives.

For more information, email Heather Braddock or call 402.552.2260. To register for the event, go here.