Conferences & Symposia5th Annual Asian Health Symposium
Moving Forward, Looking Back: Using Research to Improve Community Health
Interested in hearing the results of research conducted in Boston’s Chinatown/Asian communities? Wondering what’s next for the Addressing Disparities in Asian Populations through Translational Research (ADAPT) Program?
Join Tufts CTSI and ADAPT for the 5th Annual Asian Health Symposium, Moving Forward, Looking Back: Using Research to Improve Community Health. This half-day event will inform participants about research taking place in and around Chinatown. See how academic/community collaborations fueled research and the findings that resulted from that work. Attendees will hear presentations on recent and ongoing studies focused on overlooked health issues or understudied areas, discuss potential next steps, and brainstorm how to further increase community engagement in research.
Researchers and community members are encouraged to attend this exciting event.
After attending this event, participants should be able to:
- Identify several exciting research projects completed in Boston Chinatown/Asian Communities in the past five years.
- Describe the key findings/takeaways from these research projects.
- Recognize the value of increased community engagement and collaboration with research in your community.
Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 9:30AM-1:30PM
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Rachel’s Auditorium, Room 1414 (14th Floor)
1 Kneeland Street, Boston MA
Researchers and community members are encouraged to attend.
Space is limited! Please register here by April 15.
This event is provided free of charge, and was supported by the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of health, Award Number UL1TR002544. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the NIH.