2019 SER Conference: Epidemiology and Community Stakeholders: Impressions and Experiences

July 12, 2019
12:00 to 1:30pm

Ruby Nguyen, University of Minnesota - Mary Roary, NIH - Shawnita Sealy-Jefferson, Ohio State - Joseph Yracheta, Missouri Breaks Industries Research, Inc.

Group viewing of the highly rated SER Conference Session - Sharing insights and reflections on health disparities research:

This symposium seeks to open conversations on how diversity and inclusion issues can be considered as we frame research agendas and research questions.  

Toward the reduction of health disparities, epidemiologic research questions are influenced by many factors.  One such set of factors in the experiences, impressions, and priorities of community members who would most likely be affected by research results.  As epidemiologists, we too often by-pass stakeholders' views when forming research questions.  In this symposium, speaker share their stories about community member inclusion and exclusion. 

Event Type: 
DEB Seminar