The process described here as been developed as an adaptation of a strategy used in Clinical Translational Research from the Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance.

Objectives for the Studio

  • Strengthen research proposals
  • Increase the relevance of the research to a community of practice
  • Improve recruitment and retention of research participants
  • Build a cadre of research-engaged stakeholders
  • Make research more community centered, culturally relevant, and accessible to potential research participants

Example Session Content

  1. Researcher’s question as posed
  2. Clarifying questions
  3. Is this a question the group can answer?


Example Session:

Topic: Competencies for Rural Practice

Primary Care Intention