Community Engagement and Research

Empowering Local Solutions for Health

The Community Engagement and Research Core connects community, clinical, and academic partners in community-engaged research to address priority health needs and improve health outcomes in Kentucky and Appalachia. 

CLIK Recipient Brittany Martin Screening for Diabetes
RFA: Community Mini-Grant (Seed) Funding

Community partners are invited to apply for funding of $2500 each to support evidence-based or evidence-informed health outreach projects. Four applications will be funded. Projects must be conducted between August 1st, 2019 and August 1st, 2020. Requests for funds may not exceed $2500.

Applications are due Friday, June 7 by 5 p.m. 

Making a Difference


Participants in the Community Leadership Institute of Kentucky


ROI on Appalachian Translational Research Network Grants


Appalachian Counties Impacted

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