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Building trust in science through Power of Partnerships 2021

The 2021 Power of Partnerships event focused on building trust in science and the Covid-19 vaccine through community academic dialogue.
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Drs. Allen and Berge to co-lead CTSI community engagement

Michele Allen, MD, MS, and Jerica M. Berge, PhD, MPH, LMFT, CFLE, have been named co-directors of CTSI’s Community Engagement to Advance Research and Community Health (CEARCH) function and co-leads of the Community & Collaboration…
Drs. Kozhimannil and Henning-Smith

CTSI announces new Office of Rural Health, welcomes Drs. Kozhimannil and Henning-Smith

Katy Backes Kozhimannil, PhD, will lead a new aligned rural health initiative for CTSI and the Office of Academic Clinical Affairs (OACA) effective July 2020.  As OACA’s Director of Rural Health Programs, Dr. Kozhimannil will bring…
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Nine COVID-focused child health research projects supported with rapid response awards

In partnership with the University of Minnesota Department of Pediatrics and Children’s Minnesota, CTSI’s Office of Community Engagement to Advance Research and Community Health (CEARCH) announces nine awardees of the 2020 Child Health…
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Creating customized approaches for communities in the fight against COVID-19

To mitigate risk of COVID-19, two University of Minnesota (UMN) researchers are analyzing factors such as race, economic stability, living environment, education, and more to get a more comprehensive, holistic picture of health. This will…
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CTSI celebrates community-engaged research at the Power of Partnerships event

In February, community members and U of M researchers gathered in Saint Paul’s Midpointe Event Center to celebrate community-engaged research at the Power of Partnerships poster session and dinner. The annual Power of Partnerships event…
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Four teams receive 2020 Community Health Collaborative Pilot Grants

CTSI’s Office of Community Engagement to Advance Research and Community Health (CEARCH) has awarded four teams Community Health Collaborative Pilot Grants for 2020. This is the tenth year that CEARCH has awarded grants to support research…
Child Health Advocates

University and Children’s Minnesota Child Health Advocates gather to celebrate collaborative research

In December, CTSI hosted University of Minnesota and Children’s Minnesota child health advocates for a celebration of the efforts of the Child Health Collaborative and to learn about research projects and findings from three grantee teams.
Community Forum

CTSI grantee Tetyana Shippee convenes a community forum around racial disparities in long-term care

In November, CTSI grantee Tetyana Shippee, PhD, Associate Professor in the Division of Health Policy and Management, shared preliminary results of her research on racial disparities in long-term care for older adults at a community forum,…
Anne Snowden

CTSI Welcomes Anne Snowden as Assistant Director for Community-Engaged Research Programs

In November, Anne Snowden, MPH, CPHQ, joined CTSI’s Community Engagement to Advance Research and Community Health (CEARCH) office as Assistant Director for Community-Engaged Research Programs. 

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