The Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health is committed to increasing the positive impact of research by encouraging collaborations that acknowledge community priorities and expertise, and by providing a point of contact for researchers from across the university and from communities and organizations seeking productive relationships.
Research goals include collaboration with communities to identify research opportunities and the use of research designs that acknowledge community priorities and expertise. The Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health is a point of contact for researchers and communities seeking productive relationships including:
- Research Driven by Community Needs and Based on Best Practices of Collaborative Design
- Research that Builds Community Capacity and Trains the Next Generation of Researchers
- Research that Builds Collaboration through Wide and Sustainable Networks
Please contact Drew St. Laurent, Senior Operations Manager if you would like to learn more.
For more information about Community Based Research at UBC, please check out the Aboriginal Portal.