A Community-Academic Partnership to Advance Health Equity in the Latinx Community: Key Strategies and Lessons Learned

Event poster with title, date, time and headshots of presenters

event sponsored by

Duke Office of Civic Engagement (DOCE) &

Duke Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI), Duke Global Health Institute (DGHI), Faculty Write, Forum for Scholars and Publics, and Service-Learning Program


Community Engaged Scholarship Collaborative Lunch & Learn Series


Rosa Gonzalez Guarda and Pilar Rocha-Goldberg

This presentation will discuss the history of a community-academic partnership between El Centro Hispano and Duke University School of Nursing to address health and equity in the Latinx community. Examples will be highlighted to demonstrate how principles of community engagement were operationalized in this partnership and key lessons learned.


Medicine, Mexico focus, South America focus, Central America focus, Caribbean focus, Multicultural/Identity, Leadership, Ethics, Civic Engagement/Social Action, Diversity/Inclusion, Social Sciences, Health/Wellness, Lecture/Talk, Volunteer/Community Service, Charity/Fundraising, Free Food and Beverages, and Webcast