TCC Health Policy Research Summit 2016
"Translating Science into Policy Impact"
Policy change is essential to achieving health equity and eliminating health disparities. The inaugural TCC Health Policy Research Summit was held Thursday, April 28, 2016 at Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA. The Morehouse School of Medicine TCC supports partnerships between communities, research institutions, and health organizations to conduct research and translate knowledge aimed at informing health policy and advancing health equity in the Southeast US. The purpose of the Summit was to convene and galvanize the TCC consortium and other transdisciplinary partners to share important work, brainstorm new strategies, and engage in critical health equity discourse.
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Reception (by invitation):
GUEST SPEAKERS AND SPECIAL GUESTS
|Georges Benjamin, MD
American Public Health Association (APHA)
Beverly Malone, PhD, RN, FAAN
- "TCC Shark Tank" pilot project proposal competition
- Interactive breakout sessions
- Poster presentation session
- Book signing for Daniel Dawes's new book "150 Years of Obamacare"
- Health Equity Vision Board Display
- Evening Reception (by invitation)
TCC SHARK TANK COMPETITION:
Morehouse School of Medicine TCC piloted “Shark Tank” as an innovative approach to identify qualified, highly motivated community based partners, health organizations, and academic researchers for collaborative research opportunities in our TCC Pilot Project Program. Four (4) candidates participated in the TCC Shark Tank on Thursday, April 28, 2016.
- TCC Shark Tank Room
- Shark Tank Call for Concept Papers
- Shark Tank FAQ
- Shark Tank Informational Webinar Recording
- Shark Tank Informational Webinar Slides
- Shark Tank Submission Portal (closed)
- Shark Tank Budget Page template
- Shark Tank Budget Justification template
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS:
TCC sought abstracts for innovative projects and approaches to be presented during our Lunch Poster session and reception poster gallery.
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The project described is supported by the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) Grant Number U54MD008173, a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of NIMHD or NIH.