Monday, 02 April 2012 11:19
HealthVisions Fort Wayne (HVFW) received the Community & Science Award for the work they have done in collaborative community engaged research. This award was given at the Indiana Community Health Engagement Program's (CHEP) 4th annual meeting on March 20, 2012 in Indianapolis. CHEP's mission is to promote collaboration among community partners throughout Indiana to improve research, health and health care. HVFW conducted a number of community based participatory research projects for them on Diabetes, Black Infant Mortality, Health Issues of Black Men, Health Literacy, and are presently working on a Food Study Project.