A three-decade evolution to transdisciplinary research: community health research in California-Mexico border communities.

@article{Elder2014ATE,
  title={A three-decade evolution to transdisciplinary research: community health research in California-Mexico border communities.},
  author={John P. Elder and Guadalupe Xochitl Ayala and Thomas McKenzie and Alan J. Litrownik and Linda C. Gallo and Elva M Arredondo and Gregory A. Talavera and Robert M. Kaplan},
  journal={Progress in community health partnerships : research, education, and action},
  year={2014},
  volume={8 3},
  pages={397-404}
}
BACKGROUND The Institute for Behavioral and Community Health (IBACH) is a transdisciplinary organization with a team-oriented approach to the translation of research to practice and policy within the context of behavioral medicine. OBJECTIVES This paper tracks the growth of IBACH in the context of evolving, multi-university transdisciplinary research efforts from a behavioral medicine research focus to community approaches to disease prevention and control, ultimately specializing in Latino… CONTINUE READING