New MICHR-Funded Projects Beginning

PRC/MI researchers are beginning several new projects this Fall, including two projects that received funding from the Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research (MICHR). Dr. Dan Kruger will be leading the Buenos Vecinos (“Good Neighbors”) Survey in Washtenaw County. Using community-based participatory research methods, the survey will gather comprehensive information from 500 Latino/a residents on health status […]

Project Update: Managing Epilepsy Well

Few people know much about the seizure disorder called epilepsy even though it is more prevalent than cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s, and autism spectrum disorders combined.  Epilepsy affects children and adults, and at least 40% of people with epilepsy continue to have seizures despite treatment.  Even those who can control seizures with treatment may […]

HOPE Project Updates

June is a busy month for the HOPE Project! Earlier this month the HOPE Advisory Committee met to discuss new and exciting changes to HOPE Online. In addition, there has been an increase in the number of HOPE parties held in Genesee County. Also this month, HOPE will be present at Flint’s annual Juneteenth celebration […]