Northwestern University

Tue 9:30 AM

ARCC 10th Anniversary Celebration & Town Hall: Moving Community & Equity Driven Research Forward

When: Tuesday, October 30, 2018
9:30 AM - 1:30 PM  

Where: Lawndale Christian Conference Center, Skyline Room, 3750 W Ogden Ave, Chicago, IL 60623

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Cost: Free

Contact: Tricia Jakobcic  

Group: Center for Community Health (IPHAM)

Category: Lectures & Meetings


Help cheer the first 10 years of Northwestern University's Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities (ARCC) and give your input on what the next 10 should look like.

ARCC works to catalyze and support meaningful community and academic engagement across the research spectrum to improve health and health equity.

We invite all Chicagoland community (community, faith, patient, public) & academic stakeholders (Northwestern faculty, staff, trainees/students) to join.

Share your ideas & voice, learn about funding opportunities, and enjoy networking, artistic presenations, and tasty food & drink!

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Join a diverse group of ARCC collaborators including members of the ARCC Community-Academic Steering Committee, ARCC seed grant recipients, Northwestern leadership, such as the Feinberg School of Medicine’s Dean Neilson, and new partners. The event is an exciting opportunity to showcase, reflect on, and discuss the impact and breadth of community engagement in research at Northwestern and in Chicagoland.

Plan for the Day
9:30 am   Opening with Community & Northwestern Leaders
10:15 am Artistic Presentation
10:30 am State of the Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities (ARCC)
11:00 am Town Hall
12:00 pm Call to Collaboration/Ten Year Time Capsule Close
12:15 pm Networking Reception

For those interested in learning more about the ARCC 2019 Seed Grant Request for Applications, there will be a brief info session and time for questions from 12:45 – 1:30 pm.

Please help us share this event with people you know who may be interested:

You may also be interested in the following events:
- Oct 23: Ethical Issues in Community Engaged Research Workshop. UIC lead, ARCC co-sponsoring.
- Dec 4: Northwestern’s Institute for Public Health & Medicine Population Health Forum. Keynote: Sandro Galea. Call for Poster Abstracts due 10/31. Details.


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