The purpose of the CERC Community Engagement/Outreach Core is to make a significant contribution to the goals/specific aims of the CERC Center of Excellence by ensuring that community engagement/outreach activities include: a) disseminating evidenced-based information and translation of research findings;b) increasing health literacy;c) promoting clinical trials offered through the CERC;and c) increasing the knowledge of health disparities and strategies aimed at preventing, reducing and eliminating them.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Type
Exploratory Grants (P20)
Project #
5P20MD002286-08
Application #
8644151
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZMD1)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
Budget End
Support Year
8
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
Indirect Cost
Name
University of the Virgin Islands
Department
Type
DUNS #
City
St. Thomas
State
VI
Country
United States
Zip Code
00802
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