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The Science of Community Engagement


The Association for Prevention Teaching and Research (APTR) hosted Community-Engaged Research Regional Workshops to explore the science and methodology of public engagement.   Click on the links below to access the presentations.

Community Engagement: Methods, Models, and Outcomes
Nina Wallerstein, DrPH; University of New Mexico

New Methods For Participatory Community-Based Intervention Research
Bruce D. Rapkin, PhD; Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Researchers and Communities:  Summary of Best Methods and Models of Selecting Meaningful Outcomes
Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola, MD, PhD; UC Davis School of Medicine

The Science of Community Engagement Among the Gullahs of South Carolina
Ida J. Spruill PhD, RN, LISW

References for the Science of Community Engagement