Keysha Brooker, CHW, MSW, and Shreya Kangovi, MD, MS, from the Penn Center for Community Health Workers, share the importance of understanding a patient’s needs beyond health conditions and explain how community health workers can help address those needs to reduce disparities to improve quality of life in the communities they live in and serve.
Tuesday, July 14, 2020; 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET
Friday, July 17, 2020; 5:00 p.m. ET
Arthritis affects more than one in five adults and continues to be a leading cause of work disability among adults in the United States. PCORI supports more than a dozen research and Engagement Award projects to help patients and those who care for them make better-informed decisions about prevention and treatment options.
Bold, innovative, and large-scale clinical trials carry some risk of failure. Learn about a new phased funding initiative that PCORI has rolled out that seeks to promote fiscal and scientific responsibility in research.
Learn about some of the strategies that several PCORI Engagement Awards teams have developed to help reduce mental health disparities and improve outcomes.
PCORI has a critical role to play in identifying solutions to the dual public health crises of violence and the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic that are disproportionately claiming the lives of people of color. We stand united with the people of this country to find and implement those solutions.
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