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Innovative strategies are needed to increase minorities' research participation. Using existing social networks within the African American community, "home health parties" were tested as a way to recruit African American women to a breast cancer control study. Parties included social, educational, and recruitment components. All women attending health(More)
Background Parklives is a programme intended to raise levels of physical activity across the UK, funded by Coca-Cola GB and delivered in association with Local Authorities and other organizations. Such public-private partnerships have been advocated by many however critics suggest that the conflict between stakeholder motives is too great. Methods This(More)
BACKGROUND Medical schools are placing increased emphasis on training students in the ambulatory setting, but few studies show the benefit or academic risk of such innovation. The authors studied the effect of such a new rotation with a rigorous study design. METHOD From a group of 166 third-year students at the Uniformed Services University of the Health(More)
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