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This issue includes an interview with Joneigh Khaldun, Director of the Detroit Health Department. The national capacity building training program, CBPR Partnership Academy, is featured, along with important grant award announcements and several articles featuring past grant recipients. APHA presentations are featured, and several updates from our partners, affiliates, and friends in the news.
This issue includes an interview with Suzanne Cleage, Director of Neighborhood Growth, Eastside Community Network (ECN). Important upcoming grant deadlines are also featured along with Board members in the news, namely Angela Reyes who served on a U-M panel discussion on engagement and inclusion as well as Joneigh Khaldun and Kimberlydawn Wisdom who were featured in a Catalyst Event on the Essentials of High-Performing Organizations. Also included are updates on the on-line CBPR course, MAPS, APHA and more.
This issue includes an interview with Lidia Reyes-Flores, Executive Director of Latino Family Services. New funding enhances capacity for community-academic partnerships to examine and address health inequities. Insure Detroit, an affiliated partnership of the Detroit URC, has just launched a new interactive website designed to increase capacity for health insurance navigation. The Detroit URC Networking Social creates opportunities for new connections. Our student researcher shares her experience working with the MAPS project.
This issue includes an interview with Guy O. Williams, President and CEO of Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice. A newly updated online course on community-based participatory research is featured. We um3detroit and look forward to Beyond the Ivory Tower. This issue also includes links to upcoming events and our partners in the news.
This issue includes an interview with Sheilah Clay, President and CEO of Neighborhood Service Organization. The Healthy Environments Partnership is featured, with links to newly-published research. We recap "Social Work Research Advances Social Justice: Our School's Contributions and Future Inspirations" and look forward to a summer course on methods in CBPR. This issue also includes links to upcoming events and our partners in the news.
This issue launches a new series highlighting the work of our Board, starting with the Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation. We take a look back at CBPR presentations at the American Public Health Association annual meeting, and announce the winners of two grant opportunites. This issue also includes links to upcoming events, funding opportunities, and our partners in the news.
This issue includes an in-depth interview with retired Detroit URC board member and U-M SPH Professor Richard Lichtenstein; an outline of Detroit URC and affiliated partnership presentations scheduled for the APHA conference in Atlanta; an announcement of those selected to receive small planning grants focused on improving air quality in Detroit, and more.
The first newsletter of 2017, this issue highlights the lifetime career accomplishments of Emeritus Board Member J. Ricardo Guzman, talks about an important Public Health Action Plan for Detroit, introduces the third cohort of the CBPR Partnership Academy, and more.
This issue introduces several items, including the first community-academic research teams awarded grants through our collaborative program with U-M Poverty Solutions; Detroit URC small planning grant recipients; and a new Detroit URC Educational Opportunities catalog. There are also photos from the 2016 Holiday Party.
This autumn 2016 issue is chock full of announcements, including a request for proposals for a new poverty solutions grant, news about partnership presentations scheduled for the American Public Health Association meeting in Denver, a health coach job posting for the Chandler Park Healthy Neighborhood Initiative, and more!
The first issue of 2016, this e-newsletter recaps the Detroit URC's 20th Anniversary Symposium, with a link to a photo gallery from the event, as well as to a video archive of Dr. David Satcher's keynote address. The newsletter also welcomes new members of the Community-Academic Research Network (CAR-Net), and informs readers of new funding opportunities.