For Tribal Community Members

Bridging Community and Scientific Expertise

Indigenous community membersParticipatory Research for Health Promotion and Wellness

RICH affiliates strive to develop and provide examples of strong community-University partnerships for ethical, bidirectional research collaborations. We believe that Indigenous community members are local experts for identifying community health concerns and sources of resilience. Our goal is to create a bridge between community and scientific expertise in effort to conduct participatory research for health promotion and wellness.

Photograph by Derek Jennings