Harvard Course: Community-Engaged Research

Community engagement in research creates trust between academic researchers and communities and, ultimately, improves community health. To bolster this partnership, Harvard Catalyst has created Community-Engaged Research, an online course designed for both researchers and community members running October 13-December 17. This course will help researchers like you build trusting relationships with the community while preparing community partners to engage in health research. Register by October 1!

Learning Objectives
Describe the aims and key concepts of community-engaged research (Mod. 1) Illustrate how to cultivate an effective collaboration between community partners and researchers (Mod. 2) Identify how to incorporate community-engaged principles into research studies and practice settings (Mod. 3)

Scientific concepts and research design
Ethical and participant safety considerations
Leadership and professionalism
Communication and teamwork


Harvard Medical School

Time Required
Two months


On demand

Delivery Method

Date Created
September 01, 2021