[PAST EVENT] Breakfast Conversation: Integrating Community and the University
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- Free food
Meet with Dr. Mark DeHaven from UNC-Charlotte and members of the W&M and Williamsburg community to draw on Dr. DeHaven's experience with community-based research and community health improvement. Learn what a Place-Based Initiative looks like, ask your questions about how to integrate the university and community, and build relationships with others who share your interests.
About Dr. DeHaven
Dr. Mark DeHaven has been building community health improvement and community-based research capacity in the United States and globally for more than two decades. His work has been funded by four different institutes and centers at the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, American Center Society, American Heart Association, and numerous other funding agencies. In his most recent work, Dr. DeHaven has developed a successful model for integrating the university and community known as CommUniversity, and transitioned this approach into a place-based initiative (PBI) with 55 community partner organizations.