Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved
Community health services -- Oregon, Health planning -- Oregon
This article presents information on a community retreat developed to seek input from community health workers (CHWs) to increase the relevance of our research to underserved communities in Oregon. Retreats facilitating dialogue between researchers and CHWs could yield important insight to enhance the significance of research for communities.
Angier, H., Wiggins, N., Gregg, J., Devoe, J., & Gold, R. (2013). Increasing the relevance of research to underserved communities: lessons learned from a retreat to engage community health workers with researchers. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 24(2), 840-849.