Addressing Disparities in Asian Populations through Translational Research Project Manager
Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI), one of 62 organizations supported by NIH Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSAs), was established in 2008 to transform the scientific research process through education, collaboration, and providing of infrastructure services. Tufts CTSI accelerates the translation of laboratory research into clinical use, medical practice, and health policy.
ADAPT (Addressing Disparities in Asian Populations through Translational Research), part of Tufts CTSI’s signature program in stakeholder and community engagement, is committed to building a community-driven health agenda for Boston’s Chinatown. Established in November 2011, ADAPT brings together a diverse set of stakeholders including clinicians, researchers, students and seven community organizations serving Chinatown. ADAPT’s mission is to improve the health status of Asian Americans living in eastern Massachusetts through academic-community collaboration, incubation of community-engaged research projects, and support to Tufts students interested in Asian health work. ADAPT is committed to promoting health equity for the Asian American community.
The ADAPT Project Manager works in partnership with key Tufts CTSI and ADAPT stakeholders to provide project management support related to community engagement, capacity-building for research, communications, evaluation, events coordination, and administration.
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Last Updated on December 17, 2017 by HepFree NYCTags: Asian American