Community Engagement Research Support


Associate Director
Ardis Olson, MD
Program Director
Deb Johnson, MHA

Description and Services

The Community Engagement Research Support group offers translational investigators advice, resources, and support to successfully find, engage and network with community stakeholders to share ideas and develop research partnerships. The consultation service within the Community Engagement Research Support group can help facilitate and guide meaningful collaborations that address community-defined health priorities.

Services we offer include:

  • Rapid response to a quick community-based research question
  • Research
  • Help designing community pilot project
  • Grant preparation/Funding source
  • Project implementation
  • Interpretation or analysis of existing community data
  • Developing/conducting research network survey