The division works to stimulate collaboration, identify synergy and broadly promote the science of community engaged research.
The Division of Community Engagement and the Center for Clinical and Translational Research will fund three undergraduate community-engaged research fellowship awards for research projects mentored by VCU faculty and carried out in collaboration with a community partner.
For low-income women in Central Virginia, debilitating cultural, economic and biological factors can accumulate rapidly after they become mothers.
Community-engaged research creates an opportunity for researchers to gain valuable insight from community partners. Hear experienced researchers and community partners explain how community-engaged research benefits both the researcher and community.
Successful community engaged research goes beyond strengthening partnerships and conducting research. It involves disseminating the findings within the discipline and in the community.