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Board Member Interview: Georgia Narsavage

Briefly, tell us about your professional work – including the communities you work with, experiences in higher education or a community-based organization. My professional work involving community-campus partnerships has been ongoing for decades.  I have been a University administrator, educator, researcher, and advanced practice nurse who works toward improving care for older patients with chronic [...]

2020-01-08T15:10:19-07:00

Announcing: 2020 International Conference on Health Equity and Economic Development in Flint 

Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH) in partnership with Michigan State University (MSU) is excited to announce our 2020 International Conference. On August 19-21, 2020, you are invited to attend the 2020 International Conference: Advancing Health Equity through Community and Economic Development. This conference will be hosted by our partner the MSU College of Human Medicine’s Division of Public Health in Flint, Michigan. The conference [...]

2019-12-11T13:13:47-07:00

Facilitating New Partnerships: Board Member Highlight

In my role as a Professor of Psychology at the University of Cincinnati, I work with communities to broaden participation in research and fight for health equity. I am passionate about contributing to CCPH because I found a much-needed professional home in the CCPH network. I was fortunate to receive high-quality training as a clinical [...]

2019-11-22T12:01:38-07:00

Community-Driven Change & The Role of Academic Institutions

“We are each other's harvest; we are each other's business; we are each other's magnitude and bond.” Gwendolyn Brooks Chicago poet & first African American to win a Pulitzer Prize   Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH) serves as a best practice and as a home to community and academic partners who share a commitment to [...]

2019-08-30T12:06:01-07:00

2018 RWJF-CCPH Award Honorable Mention: The Sunnyside Longevity Project – Building Community Capacity for a Beautiful Life

The people who are behind this inspiring project: Coral Evans, MBA, and Lisa Hardy, PhD The creators of the Sunnyside Longevity Project work to bring to light the lack of health equity and social justice among residents in Flagstaff, Arizona’s Sunnyside neighborhood. Their approach uses compiled data and actual stories from people that have been [...]

2019-08-19T12:51:59-07:00