7th Community Engagement in Research (CEnR) Conference

Community & Academic Partnerships:
Learning from the Past, Building for the Future

Seventh community engagement in research conference graphic

was held Tuesday, September 17, 2013
at the Harley-Davidson Museum®

 


Conference Proceedings

Seventh community engagement in research conference program Conference Program (PDF)


Plenary Sessions

Portrait of Dr. Syed Ahmed

Opening the Black Box:

Lessons Learned from Seven Years of Community-Academic Partnerships
Syed Ahmed, MD, MPH, DrPH
Senior Associate Dean for Community Engagement
Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine
Professor, Institute for Health and Society
Director, Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program
Director, Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin, Community Engagement Key Function

 

Portrait of Dr. Milton Eder

Keynote Presentation

Translation as Concept Map? Thoughts on Evaluating Research from a Community Perspective
Milton "Mickey" Eder, PhD
Director of Research and Evaluation
Access Community Health Network (ACCESS)

 

Portrait of Mona O'Brien

Closing Presentation

Fostering Community Engagement:
Pre-During-Post Disaster Response

Mona O'Brien
District Community Supervisor, Northern District
Canadian Red Cross, Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada

 


Skill-Building Session

Portrait of Grace-Ann Alfiero

Grace-Anne Alfiero, MFA
President/CEO of Arts in Action Consulting Firm

Digital Storytelling

 


Breakout Sessions

HWPP Lessons Learned Theme - Collaboration

Funded Project Name
Training Lay Trainers: A Strategy to Disseminate Care Coordination Skills to Families of Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN)

Presentation about the project

Presenters and facilitators
Simone Conceicao, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee; Sarah Johaningsmeir, Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin and Jaci Shuit-Duszynski, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

 

HWPP Lessons Learned Theme - Health Accomplishments

Funded Project Name
Earlier is Better

Presentation about the project

Presenters and facilitators
Matt Crespin, Children's Health Alliance of Wisconsin and Earnestine Willis, Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin

 

HWPP Lessons Learned Theme - Community Involvement

Funded Project Name
Utilizing Peer Teen Advocates to Increase HPV Vaccination Rates in Adolescents

Presentation about the project

Presenters and facilitators
May Ann Kiepczynski, City of Milwaukee Health Department; Sarah Tyree-Francis, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee and Denise Uyar, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical College of Wisconsin

 

HWPP Lessons Learned Theme - Best Practices and Evidence

Funded Project
Reducing Racial Disparities through Improved Hypertension Control in African Americans

Presentation about the project

Presenters and facilitators
Allison Kos, Progressive Community Health Centers and Madelaine Tully, Progressive Community Health Centers

 

HWPP Lessons Learned Theme - Strategic Planning

Funded Project
Changing the Culture of Risky Drinking Behavior: Policy Change

Presentation about the project

Presenters and facilitators
Catherine Kolkmeier, La Crosse Medical Health Science Consortium

 

HWPP Lessons Learned Theme - Clarity

Funded Project
Around the Corner to Better Health

Presentation about the project

Presenters and facilitators
Alex Barnett, Walnut Way Conservation Corp.; Melissa DeNomie, Family and Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin and Eric Gass, City of Milwaukee Health Department

Contact Us

Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Research and Education Program (REP)
P: 414.955.8075 | E: ahw@mcw.edu

Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program (HWPP)
P: 414.955.4350 | E: healthierwisconsin@mcw.edu

Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226
414-955-8296
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