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Community Engaged Research (CEnR) - Foundations of Community Engagement in Research

This is the second module in the Community Engaged Research (CEnR) series.

RELEASE DATE:  August 1, 2014
RENEWED:  January 1, 2017
EXPIRATION: December 31, 2017

Select Take Course along the right side of the page.  After viewing the video, return to the progress bar.  Non-Mayo staff must submit a $20 payment to pursue CME credit.  Participate in the quiz (required if pursuing CME credit.)  An 80% passing rate is required with 1 re-take allowed. Lastly, participate in the evaluation and obtain your certificate.


Learning Objectives

At the end of this module participants will be able to:

1) Define Community Engaged Research
2) State the differences between CEnR and traditional research
3) Describe the components included in CEnR

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 Attendance
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Joyce Balls-Berry, PhD, MPE, is a psychiatric epidemiologist and health educator. She is an Assistant Professor of Epidemiology and Program Manager for the Office for Community Engagement in Research at Mayo Clinic. Her work raises awareness of the importance of thoughtful collaborative research partnerships among community members, medical practitioners and academic researchers to activity commit to helping to improve healthcare of diverse individuals.

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Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Credit Statement(s):


Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this journal activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Health Care Professionals

A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s), please go here.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 Attendance


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