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
Community Health Workers to Increase Cancer Screening
Okasako-Schmucker DL, Peng Y, Cobb J, Buchanan LR, Xiong KZ, Mercer SL, Sabatino SA, Melillo S, Remington PL, Kumanyika SK, Glenn B, Breslau ES, Escoffery C, Fernandez ME, Coronado GD, Glanz K, Mullen PD, Vernon SW; Community Health Workers to Increase Cancer Screening: 3 Community Guide Systematic Reviews. Community Preventive Services Task Force. Am J Prev Med. 2022 Dec 19:S0749-3797(22)00535-9
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.
Posters and PresentationsVIEW MORE
Research Readiness Day 2023
CEAR Core Research Project Manager 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 2023.
Community Engagement and Research Core Overview
CEAR Core Director, Karen Glanz, PhD, MPH, presented at Virtual Cores Day in September 2020