Who We Are
The Community Engagement and Research Core aims to facilitate community-based research and community engagement, while enhancing the translation of research and technological developments to key public health and community stakeholders. This Core is part of the Penn-CHOP Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA).
Featured PublicationsVIEW MORE
Testing General Versus Specific Behavioral Focus in Messaging for the Promotion of Sun Protection Behaviors.
Bleakley A, Jordan AB, Strasser AA, Lazovich D, Glanz K.
Ann Behav Med. 2020 Jan 24;54(2):108-118.
Framing Social Comparison Feedback With Financial Incentives for Physical Activity Promotion: A Randomized Trial
Patel MS, Asch DA, Rosin R, Small DS, Bellamy SL, Hoffer K, Shuttleworth D, Hilbert V, Zhu J, Yang L, Wang X, Volpp KG
J Phys Act Health. 2020 May 11:1-9.
The Healthy Weigh Study of Lottery-based Incentives and Environmental Strategies for Weight Loss: Design and Baseline Characteristics
Glanz K, Shaw PA, Hoffer K, Chung A, Zhu J, Wu R, Huang QE, Choi JR, Volpp KG.
Contemp Clin Trials. 2019 Jan;76:24-30.
Posters and PresentationsVIEW MORE
Research Readiness Day 2022
Staff member Krista Scheffey, MPH, MSW presented to local community organizations about research ethics and human subjects research training at the annual Research Readiness Day in February 2022.
Community Engagement and Research Core Overview
CEAR Core Director, Karen Glanz, PhD, MPH, presented at Virtual Cores Day in September 2020