Recent Posts

SEED Method Celebration Event

November 23, 2015
Center NewsCommunity EngagementHealthSEED Method

On Friday November 13th, Engaging Richmond hosted a celebration luncheon at the East District Family Resource Center to celebrate the work and contributions of project participants in VCU Center on Society and Health’s SEED Method Study, a novel approach designed to engage community stakeholders in developing research questions around health related topics. These community stakeholders…

Read More

Engaging Richmond at East End Community Field Day

October 20, 2015
Center NewsCommunity EngagementHealthSEED Method

Article by Travis White, Engaging Richmond member Engaging Richmond has been working hard on its latest community research project and has been actively reaching out and partnering with community organizations and their members. On August 20, 2015 Engaging Richmond members participated in the 3rd annual East End Community Field Day hosted by Richmond Promise Neighborhood…

Read More

Utilizing Different Perspectives in Community Research

September 1, 2015
Center NewsSEED Method

Written by: Isra Malik, an MPH student at Virginia Commonwealth University who completed a summer internship at the Center on Society and Health The Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)-funded research study at VCU’s Center on Society and Health (CSH) recently completed several major project milestones. The SEED Method, a novel approach developed by Dr….

Read More

Center Releases Life Expectancy Maps for Four US Cities

April 29, 2015
Center News

A new set of life expectancy maps released today illustrates that opportunities to lead a long and healthy life can vary dramatically based on where you live. For example, life expectancy differs by 20 years in the 5.5 miles it takes to drive between the Richmond, Va neighborhoods of Westover Hills and Gilpin and by…

Read More