Region V Public Health Training Center

CBPR: A Partnership Approach for Public Health

This is an all levels course offering CHES and CPH — Free
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3-5 minutes


7.00 hours


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Community-Based Participatory Research (CBPR) is a partnership approach to research that equitably involves community members, organization representatives, and academic researchers in all aspects of the research process.

This course is available to audit or take for CPH credit for free. CHES credits and Nursing Contact Hours are available for a small fee. 

This training consists of five modules that take between 1 to 2/5 hours to complete. Reviewers recommend taking one module at a time. 

What You'll Learn

  • List the rationale, definition, and core principles of CBPR 
  • Describe strategies for forming, maintaining, sustaining, and evaluating CBPR partnerships 
  • Discuss qualitative and quantitative data collection methods and interpretation 
  • Explain methods of dissemination and translation of research findings 
  • Identify benefits, challenges, and recommendations for using CBPR for research and social change 

Competency Terms

COL Domains & Competencies
Analytical/Assessment Skills
Evidence-Based Decision Making
Ethical Use of Data
Information Dissemination
Community Dimensions of Practice Skills
Community Engagement
Community-Based Participatory Research

Related Occupations

Laboratory Developmental Scientist
Public health - multiple occupations will benefit
Public Health Informatics Specialist
Student - Professional & Scientific