This article describes the experience of physician researchers carrying out community-based participatory research. The authors identified principles of participatory research that were key to building relationships between groups, including building trust, finding shared interests and increasing capacity.
A Special Supplement to the American Journal of Preventive Medicine Showcases Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Research
- 1. Putting the "Community" Into Community-Based Participatory Research
- 2. Making Evidence from Research More Relevant, Useful, and Actionable in Policy, Program Planning and Practice
- 3. Effective Recruitment of Minority Populations Through Community-Led Strategies
- 4. The Healthy Lifestyle Change Program
- 5. A Low-Literacy Medication Education Tool for Safety-Net Hospital Patients
- 6. Risk and Resilience in Latinos
- 7. Improving Disaster Mental Health Care in Schools
- 8. Building Community-Based Participatory Research Partnerships with a Somali Refugee Community
- 9. Rapid Community Participatory Assessment of Health Care in Post-Storm New Orleans
- 10. Asthma Mitigation Strategies
- 11. Children's Roles in Parents' Diabetes Self-Management
- 12. Role Development of Community Health Workers
- 13. Participants' Assessments of the Effects of a Community Health Worker Intervention on Their Diabetes Self-Management and Interactions with Healthcare Providers
- 14. Economic Evaluation of a Comprehensive Teenage Pregnancy Prevention Program
- 15. School Site Visits for Community-Based Participatory Research on Healthy Eating
- 16. A Physician Team's Experiences in Community-Based Participatory Research
- 17. Community-Based Participatory Research Shows How a Community Initiative Creates Networks to Improve Well-Being
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