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. 


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CONGRATULATIONS DR. PHOEBE STAPLETON!

CONGRATULATIONS DR. PHOEBE STAPLETON!

What is your current position and what is your favorite aspect of it? I am an Assistant Professor in the Pharmacology and Toxicology Dept of the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy. I have two favorite aspects of my position, pertaining to research and teaching. I love...

Bringing Health Care Into Communities

Bringing Health Care Into Communities

Community health workers at the front lines of the pandemic are providing essential care for underserved populations. Across the world, some of the most important factors contributing to poor health are rooted in social determinants of health, including the cost and...

NJ ACTS Special Seminar

A special seminar by Michael Kurilla, MD, PhD, Director of Clinical Innovation in NCATS, will take place on Monday, January 25, 2021 from 4:00-5:00 pm. Dr. Kurilla will speak on: NCATS Perspectives: ‘Let’s Do This’. His talk will be the inaugural lecture of the new...