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).
Piecing Together the Data on Vaping: What is the Current State?
Speakers will discuss the varying research and data on vaping as a nicotine replacement, health implications of e-cigarette use, and what local health departments are doing to address this epidemic through surveillance and policy.
Creating the Healthiest Nation: For science. For action. For health. 2019 in Philadelphia, PA
Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Pilot Projects
ITMAT members and associate members are invited to submit proposals by Nov. 22.
Community Driven Research Day
COMMUNITY-DRIVEN RESEARCH DAY encourages collaborations between researchers and community based organizations (CBOs) and community groups who have research questions that they are interested in answering, specifically in ways that address social determinants of health. Register by Dec. 6.
Featured PublicationsVIEW MORE
Changes in School Competitive Food Environments after a Health Promotion Campaign
Green SH, Mallya G, Brensinger C, Tierney A, Glanz K.
J Sch Health. 2018 Apr;88(4):281-288.
The Effect of Cost Sharing on an Employee Weight Loss Program: A Randomized Trial.
John LK, Troxel AB, Yancy WS Jr, Friedman J, Zhu J, Yang L, Galvin R, Miller-Kovach K, Halpern SD, Loewenstein G, Volpp K.
Am J Health Promot. 2018 Jan;32(1):170-176.
Public Library Staff as Community Health Partners: Training Program Design and Evaluation.
Morgan AU, D’Alonzo BA, Dupuis R, Whiteman ED, Kallem S, McClintock A, Fein JA, Klusaritz H, Cannuscio CC.
Health Promot Pract. 2017 Oct 1:1524839917735304.