Creating the Space to Ask “Why?” Community-Campus Partnerships as a Strategy for Social Justice A Draft Paper Prepared for the Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH) 15th Anniversary Conference

Elder Atum Azzahir, Cultural Wellness Center, Minneapolis, MN; Cynthia Barnes-Boyd, University of Illinois at Chicago Neighborhoods Initiative, Chicago, IL; Suzanne Cashman, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA; Stephanie Farquhar, Portland State University, School of Community Health, Portland, OR; Susan Gust, Community Activist and Small Business Owner, Minneapolis, MN; Jen Kauper-Brown, Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities, Chicago, IL; Lynn Lavallée, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Piper McGinley, Community-Campus Partnerships for Health, San Francisco, CA; Creshelle Nash, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR; Ann-Gel S. Palermo, Harlem Community & Academic Partnership, New York, NY; Cassandra Ritas, The People’s Policy Institute, Jackson Heights, NY; Sarena D. Seifer, Community-Campus Partnerships for Health, Toronto ON Canada; Peggy Shepard, WE ACT for Environmental Justice, New York, NY; Sacoby Wilson, Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD

This document is to explain CCPH's new mission and to help frame discussions of why we engage in community-campus partnerships. The paper is labeled “draft” because we view it as a work-in-progress, to be informed and improved upon by reflection and dialogue before, during and after the conference.

Date of publication:   2012

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