10:00 – 11:00 AM Presentations

Engaging Black Sexual Minority Women in Breast Cancer Research: Lessons in Community Partnerships

  • Presenter: Tonia Poteat, PhD, MPH, PA-C, Assistant Professor, Department of Social Medicine, UNC Center for Health Equity Research, UNC School of Medicine
  • Co-Authors:
    • Lorraine Dean, PhD
    • Mary Anne Adams, MSW
    • Jowanna Malone, MPH

Addressing Health Equity in HIV Prevention Among Youth in Durham, NC

  • Presenter: Allysha C. Maragh-Bass, PhD, MPH, Scientist I, Behavioral, Epidemiological, and Clinical Sciences, FHI 360
  • Senior Author: Alexandra Lightfoot, EdD, Assistant Professor, Department of Health Behavior, Gillings School of Global Public Health

When Barriers Break: The Coexistence of Mistrust and Willingness to Participate in Genomic Medicine Research

  • Presenter: Lonna Mollison, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Genetics, UNC School of Medicine
  • Co-authors:
    • Nadiah Porter
    • Megan Roberts, PhD, Assistant Professor, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy
    • Julianne O’Daniel, MS, CGC, Associate Professor, Department of Genetics, UNC School of Medicine
    • Jonathan Berg, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Genetics, UNC School of Medicine

1:15 – 2:15 PM Presentations

I Know Me: Using Photovoice to Foster Dialogue with Complex Care Patients

Supporting Youth Civic Engagement Through Mapping Community Assets

  • Presenter: Nicole Robinson-Ezekwe, UNC Center for Health Equity Research, Department of Social Medicine, UNC School of Medicine
  • Co-Authors:
    • Stacy Tessler Lindau, MD, MA, Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago Medicine
    • Giselle Corbie-Smith, MD, MSc, Kenan Distinguished Professor, Department of Social Medicine, UNC School of Medicine
    • Mysha Wynn, MA, Project Momentum Inc.
    • Leah Frerichs, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health
    • Stephanie Hoover, PhD, Research Scientist, UNC Center for Health Equity Research, UNC School of Medicine
    • Anisha Khanna, Research Assistant
  • MAPSCorps Nash & Edgecombe

Digging deep on our shared racial history: Building an anti-racist lens to conduct community-based research to strengthen the community food system in rural communities of color