Radda Joins Connecticut Oral Health Initiative Board of Directors

By |April 8th, 2016|

Kim Radda, Research Associate who is part of the Good Oral Health Project team, recently joined The Connecticut Oral Health Initiative’s Board of Directors. Kim also serves as a Co-Chair for the Statewide Older Adult Oral Health Consortium. The Connecticut Oral Health Initiative (COHI) is a state-wide collaborative of dental professionals, business and community leaders who […]

Ethnographer’s Toolkit Release Event at the Annual SFAA Meeting in Vancouver, March 2016

By |April 8th, 2016|

The completion of the Ethnographer’s Toolkit (2nd edition) was celebrated at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Applied Anthropology, Vancouver, Canada, March 28 – April 2, 2016. Three sessions offered presentations by Toolkit authors and editors. The first session focused on methodological extensions of the books and chapters; the second on community based research […]

Jean and Stephen Schensul teach Global Health at Fudan University, Shanghai.

By |January 26th, 2016|

Drs. Jean and Stephen Schensul  (ICR and UCONN-UCHC) were among six professors invited to teach in a special experimental higher education program at Fudan University, Shanghai, China, summer 2015.  Their interactive 12 session course on global health was offered to a class of 22 undergraduate students, and 2 high school students.  Student groups analyzed selected […]

Publications from ICR Researchers

By |August 24th, 2015|

ICR researchers have some new publications for 2015! Check out all our publications at https://icrweb.org/sharing-our-work/publications/

Maitra S, Brault MA, Schensul SL, Schensul JJ, Nastasi BK, Verma RK & Burleson JA. (2015) “An Approach to Mental Health in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Case Example from Urban India”, International Journal of Mental Health, 44:3, 215-230.

Mosher HI, […]

Check out our new webinar on Youth Participatory Action Research!

By |July 17th, 2015|

Check out our webinar on Youth Participatory Action Research (YPAR):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZLnWOjdxjY8

This 90-minute recorded webinar was developed for the Oregon Public Health Division to provide an introduction to YPAR for their grantees.

YPAR is a promising evidence-based program for youth serving organizations (schools, government, local public health departments, or community-based organizations) to authentically engage youth in policies and programs that impact […]

The Connecticut Cultural Heritage Arts Program joins the Connecticut Historical Society

By |June 12th, 2015|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact:
Margaret Weeks, Executive Director, Institute for Community Research, 860-278-2044 ext. 229, mweeks@icrweb.org
Jody Blankenship, Executive Director, Connecticut Historical Society, 860-236-5621, jody_blankenship@chs.org
Lynne Williamson, Director, Connecticut Cultural Heritage Arts Program, 860-278-2044 x 251, Lynne.Williamson@icrweb.org

The Connecticut Cultural Heritage Arts Program
joins the Connecticut Historical Society

— The Institute for Community Research (ICR) and […]