Academic or Community Partnership Assistance

Price: Free

Helping researchers identify partners and foster relationships across academic and community settings

University of Southern California (USC)
Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA)
Goal: Conduct Community-Engaged Research
Phase: Design A Study
Phase: Find and Engage Collaborators

Service description

Working with the right person or organization is a crucial component in community engaged research. The SC CTSI helps researchers identify the best partners to work with according to their project needs and foster relationships across academic and community settings. 

Benefits for users

Users can save time sifting through endless avenues of potential academic and community partners. Our team can help narrow users’ focus to partnerships that best suit their needs. 

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Our entire range of services is completely free of charge, and can continue until your needs have been met.  In instances when more ongoing and hands on assistance is needed (e.g., focus group facilitation, data analysis), we can work with your team to establish a reasonable fee for service.

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Contact information

Mayra Rubio-Diaz
Program Specialist

(323) 442-1157

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NIH Funding Acknowledgment: Important - All publications resulting from the utilization of SC CTSI resources are required to credit the SC CTSI grant by including the NIH funding acknowledgment and must comply with the NIH Public Access Policy.