Conducting health interventions in Black Churches: A model for building effective partnerships

Academic Article

Abstract

  • This article offers a brief review of recent health promotion and disease prevention programs conducted in Black churches and identifies benefits and limitations of conducting interventions in these settings. In addition, a review of three current studies being conducted by our group at the Emory University Rollins School of Public Health provides a discussion of a successful model for forming and maintaining effective partnerships between Black churches and public health organizations.
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    Author List

  • Baskin ML; Resnicow K; Campbell MK
  • Start Page

  • 823
  • End Page

  • 833
  • Volume

  • 11
  • Issue

  • 4