Forum

LEVIN COLLEGE FORUM

Understanding Health Disparities: The Ethics of Research

Thursday, October 20, 2011
8:30 a.m. (Refreshments/Registration)

9:00 - 11:30 a.m. (Program)
1717 Euclid Avenue
Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs
Glickman-Miller Hall, Roberta Steinbacher Atrium
Cleveland State University

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About The Forum

Purpose:

This forum will look at how ethics is important to health disparities' research and how that research can help inform regional conversations on the future of community-based research that is in turn beneficial to the citizens in our communities.

Objectives:
  • Increase understanding of evolving ethics in national and local health disparities research
  • Building a dialogue between academic researchers and local minority populations to facilitate appropriate and ethical research in the community
  • Explore opportunity in community based research

Keynote:
Dr. Bill Releford, nationally known researcher and founder of the Black Barbershop Health Outreach Program

Panel Discussion:
Local professionals highlighting community initiatives

All forum events are free and open to the public.