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).
Penn Community Scholars Training Program
Applications due for this 12-session training, designed to increase community knowledge of the necessary skills & practices to form partnerships to better assess the needs & outcomes of community-based work.
Big Data in Population Health Sciences
This conference will offer insights from thought leaders in eight influential areas of big data.
4th Annual Population Health Science Research Workshop Submission Deadline
Call for papers! Deadline for submission: 11:59 p.m. EDT on October 1, 2019.
The workshop will be held December 5-6, 2019 in Philadelphia.
Richard Florida: From the Creative Class to the New Urban Crisis
A discussion on how his research has been shaped by personal experiences in three cities: his childhood in Newark, which led him to urbanism and planning disciplines; his time in Pittsburgh, which inspired his landmark book
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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.