Work with Community

Learn About Community-Engaged Research

  • If you are a researcher looking to learn more about how to conduct research in community settings and integrate community partnerships into your work, we can help.
  • If you are a community stakeholder—clinician, community-based organization or institution staff, advocate, or policymaker—and want to benefit from UCSF's research efforts through partnering in new research or using the findings from completed research, we can help.
  • If you've completed a research project and want to ensure that relevant communities hear about your work, we can help.
  • If you're writing a proposal and want to learn from and cite key articles in translational research, we can help.

Our Work with Community FAQ offers answers to common questions to inform your current work or get your research off to a good start.

For more in-depth information about community-engaged research for both academic and community research partner(s), explore the Guides and Reference Manuals.

Enhance your literature review, discover current debates in your research topic, or find supporting document templates in our Articles and Reports and Presentations, Tools and eNews pages.

And contact the CTSI Community Engagement Program to learn how our services can move your research forward!