The purpose of the Community Advisory Board (CAB) is to serve as a working partner in guiding research activities by representing the voice of the community.
On Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 3:00 PM CDT, Kate Stewart, MD, MPH will discuss the important role community advisory boards play in clinical research studies. Dr. Stewart serves as a professor of health policy and management in the UAMS Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health, directs the Office of Community-Based Public Health and leads the community engagement efforts of the Arkansas Center for Health Disparities and the Arkansas Prevention Research Center. She has more than 20 years of experience engaging communities, both domestically and internationally, in research and interdisciplinary efforts to improve public health. During this session, Dr. Stewart will:
1. Discuss the importance of Community Advisory Boards
2. Describe ways CABs are defined (purpose, membership
3. Identify issues to consider when establishing and
running a CABs
Thursday, June 14 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm