Capacity needs in community-based organizations for enhancing translational research in Puerto Rico.

@article{Martnez2014CapacityNI,
  title={Capacity needs in community-based organizations for enhancing translational research in Puerto Rico.},
  author={Giovanni Mart{\'i}nez and Lili M Sardi{\~n}as and Edna Acosta-P{\'e}rez and Lizbeth Medina and Mirza Rivera and Angela Pattatucci},
  journal={Progress in community health partnerships : research, education, and action},
  year={2014},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={53-60}
}
BACKGROUND In an effort to form and sustain community-academic partnerships (CAPs) to enhance clinical and translational research, an assessment of needs for selecting and implementing evidence-based programs (EBPs) was conducted among a group of community-based organizations (CBOs) throughout Puerto Rico. METHODS The survey was based on an instrument developed by the Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network. It assessed specific service information, program selection/implementation… CONTINUE READING