Recruitment of Underrepresented Study Populations


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This seminar featured speakers and panelists discussing the importance of including underrepresented populations in research, with tips and real examples of successful approaches and lessons learned. This event was co-sponsored by the CTSI Participant Recruitment Program and School of Medicine Differences Matter Research Action Group


Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH Professor, UCSF School of Pharmacy

Rebecca Sudore, MD Professor, UCSF School of Medicine


William Brown, III, PhD, DrPH, Assistant Professor, UCSF School of Medicine

Linda Franck, RN, PhD, FAAN, Professor, UCSF School of Nursing

Stacy Osua, BS, Research Associate, UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations

Robert Rodriguez, MD, Professor, UCSF School of Medicine

Shanell Williams, Community Engagement Specialist, California Preterm Birth Initiative


Q&A From Session

Community Advisory Board and participant engagement questions answered by Linda Franck, RN, PhD, FAAN and Shanell Williams:

Participant-centered planning, staff training, and health literacy questions answered by Rebecca Sudore, MD and Stacy Osua, BS: