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).
2019 ITMAT Symposium
The 2019 ITMAT Symposium will again enlist outstanding speakers from the U.S. and abroad to address topics of direct relevance to translational science. October 14-15, 2019
Richard Florida: From the Creative Class to the New Urban Crisis
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
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.
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.