Participants are introduced to the importance of collaborations and building community relationships. We will discuss strategies on how to enhance current and/or develop new partnerships while setting mutual expectations and priorities with the community. Students will also learn ways to sustain long-term community engagement through information sharing and dissemination of research.
- Outline ways to approach the community about research ideas and projects
- Develop strategies for building trust with community stakeholders and participants
- Define levels of involvement
- Describe how to set mutual priorities and goals