A systematic enquiry, with the collaboration of those affected by the issue being studied, for the purpose of education and taking action or effecting social change.
8h00 – REGISTRATION AND WELCOME
8h30 – PLENARY PRESENTATION: Using a Participatory Approach to Health Research – Ann C. Macaulay, CM MD and Jon Salsberg, MA
9h30 – SMALL GROUP SESSION I: Building Effective Partnerships
10h15 – COFFEE BREAK
10h30 – SMALL GROUP SESSION II: Implementing Participatory Research
11h45 – EVALUATION
12h00 – ADJOURNMENT
This introductory workshop is designed to assist members of the faculty of medicine and allied health faculties, schools, and units in building their capacity to conduct Participatory Research and engaging end-users to move knowledge into action. The workshop will focus on: engaging in collaborative research design; identifying and recruiting partners; maintaining partnerships over time; exploring opportunities for funding and dissemination; examining the barriers and facilitators in implementing this research approach and using the research partnerships to move knowledge into action.
Please Register by e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration Fee: $200
April 4, 2013