Title

Engaging Communities to Advance Environmental Health Research

Document Type

Lecture

Publication Date

10-15-2015

Abstract

A discussion of ways that community engagement by citizens of Ambler, Pennsylvania, guides the health and environmental research taking place in the former asbestos manufacturing town.

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Comments

Frances K. Barg, PhD, MEd, is a medical anthropologist and an associate professor in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, a senior fellow in the Center for Public Health Initiatives at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and an associate professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Arts and Sciences.