CHDI team, November 2016

CHDI staff provide a variety of services to community and academic partners >>



  • Grant proposal development
  • Research project coordination
  • Data analysis and interpretation
  • Identification of funding opportunities
  • Formative research (research conducted to understand the interests, attributes and needs of populations or groups)
  • Community-academic partnership development
  • Mentorship regarding working with disparate communities
  • Development of submission of publications

Program Evaluation

  • Needs assessment
  • Logic model development
  • Evaluation design
  • Data collection and analysis
  • Dissemination


  • Development and coordination of community advisory boards and project teams
  • Facilitate community program development
  • Development and implementation of education and facilitator training program
  • Assessment and development of health education materials using health literacy principles
  • Customization, adaptation and targeted dissemination of health education materials
  • Participation in community health education activities

Training & Education

  • Participation in planning and implementation of disparities-related local, state and national conferences
  • Internship opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students
  • Identification of training and education funding opportunities
  • Support for disparities-related educational events