Finding solutions to end health disparities regionally, nationally, and globally will involve new ways of engaging researchers, healthcare providers, and communities in research which is culturally relevant and respectful, and which provides solid information on which to base action.
Developing Health Research Capacity along the Yuma County/SLRC Sonora Border Region
9:00am – 4:00pm
Yuma County Library 2951 S. 21st Dr., Yuma, AZ 85364
Light lunch included.
This one-day workshop is designed to build partnerships and health research collaborations in the Yuma/San Luis Rio Colorado (SLRC), Sonora region focusing on border health, migrant health, and Latino health disparities research. The workshop will provide opportunities for establishing community priorities for health-related research, as well as networking and coalition-building activities. Speakers will present an overview of the current state of health research activities in addition to examples of successful research collaborations and programs that address health disparities and barriers to health research in the region.
Remote call-in available.