Community Partners and Scientists

Community Engagement Resources

Resources available to researchers and collaborators through the CCTS:

Collaborative Resources

  • Community engagement assistance - town halls, partnerships, CEnR Navigation for project development, assistance in identification of external funding resources
  • ACCER translational rounds to foster collaborations - investigator/community matching
  • Training in the principles of Translational Research, and the Protection of Human Subjects, for community partners and members, through the ACCER and Clinical Research Support Office
  • Expert consultation in research project development from CCTS core resources such as the department of Biostatistics, BioInformatics, Bionutrition, Research Nursing, Research Facilitation, Regulatory Support, Research Subject Advocacy, and others
  • The Rockefeller University Institutional Review Board for project assurance, as appropriate
  • Community Engaged Research Navigation - a structured process to facilitate collaborative input at the multiple stages of project development

Educational Resources

  • CME-granting webcasts for clinicians on topics of clinical and research interest
  • Seminars in clinical research, and selected public health and community topics
  • Training for researchers in the principles of Community Engagement, enhanced cultural awareness, and discussion of health disparities, through The Rockefeller University CCTS-hosted the Community Engagement Education Series

Funding Resources