Innovation Centers / Community Outreach & Engagement

Community Outreach & Engagement

The Meharry Community Engagement Core connects community members and organizations with Meharry researchers to conduct research and share results that will improve health for communities that experience the poorest health outcomes.

Vision

To eradicate health and healthcare disparities through long-term, collaborative, mutually beneficial community/academic research partnerships.

Mission

To combine the passion, knowledge, and skills of community partners and academic researchers to carry out research, share research results, and put into practice research findings that advance health equity and improve health for communities that experience the poorest health outcomes.

Community Outreach & Engagement Team Publications

Engaging the community through a longitudinal, interprofessional, interinstitutional experiential learning collaboration.
Gentry C, Espiritu E, Schorn MN, Hallmark B, Bryan M, Prather P, Villalta-Gil V, Offodile R, Wilkins C