Central Northeast Pennsylvania Chapter: Improving Health through Community-Engaged Research

When:  Oct 15, 2019 from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM (ET)

Improving Health through Community-Engaged Research

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Jennifer Kraschnewski, MD, MPH - Vice Chair of Clinical Research, Department of Medicine, and Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Pediatrics and Public Health Sciences Pennsylvania State University, College of Medicine

Andrea Murray, MPH - Program Manager/ Community Engagement Coordinator, Pennsylvania State University and Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Target Audience
  • CRCs
  • CRAs
  • Investigators
  • Project Managers
  • Quality Assurance
  • Clinical Research Administrators
  • Other

Program Agenda:
  • 5:00pm – 5:30pm – Registration & Dinner
  • 5:30pm – 7:00 pm – Educational Presentation and Discussion

Program Description: It takes a village to successfully complete a clinical research project. This program is designed to assist research engage their community as active participants in clinical research. Successful engagement of the community requires support of key stakeholder and effective utilization of available resources

Upon completion of this Seminar, attendees should be able to:
  1. Describe effective engagement approaches to integrate stakeholders in research.
  2. Identify resources and tools to assist with community engagement in research.
  3. Identify one way you can engage stakeholders in your work.

Live Attendance Registration: 

  • $10 Chapter Members
  • $12 ACRP Members
  • $15 Non-Members

Virtual Attendance Registration: 
(link will be emailed out on the day of the event)

  • $0 Chapter Members
  • $5 ACRP Members
  • $10 Non-Members

Contact Hour Cost:

  • $0 Chapter Members
  • $15 ACRP Members
  • $30 Non-Members

Contact hours: 1.5 Contact hours have been applied for through ACRP. 
Membership is not required for online registration of contact hours.

To receive contact hours: Purchase the contact hours, sign in at the event, and attend the program. Log on to the ACRP website then “My Learning Portal” to complete the evaluation no later than 30 days following the event and obtain the online certificate.

Refund Policy: Not applicable

Further Information: CNEPA@acrpnet.org or Kevin Gardner kgardner@pennstatehealth.psu.edu


Penn State Health Hershey Medical Center
Support Services Building, Room 206
Hershey, PA 17033