COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT CORE OVERVIEW

NJACTS draws leading academic, industry and community groups together to understand and address the health needs of New Jersey. Central to this is engagement with our community to ensure that our efforts respond to their priorities. Our goal is to conduct research with the New Jersey community, in the community and for the community, and yet, have impact beyond our state’s boundaries. 


2020 Partnership and Innovation Accelerator Pilot Program

Featuring the RBHS Advancing Health Equity and Social Justice Pilot

Apply for up to $10k to facilitate collaboration with local
organizations on health research that benefits our communities.

LOI DUE: August 7th, 2020 | APPLICATION DUE: August 31st, 2020


Community Blog

How to Live in Our New Normal With COVID-19

How to Live in Our New Normal With COVID-19

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread rapidly across many parts of the United States – breaking records for new cases every day – questions loom about what the future will look like.  Martin Blaser, director of Rutgers’ Center for Advanced Biotechnology and...

Project Inspire

This online program provides educational lessons for children 10-12 years old about nutrition, healthy snacks and ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Your child will be able to: Build a healthy plate Identify healthier snacks Be physically active Learn the...