Exploring Historical and Current Perspectives on Trust and Mistrust in the Flint Community

To explore perceptions of trust and mistrust as a result of the Flint Water Disaster. Aims: 1) Discuss the history of Flint’s contributions to community engaged research 2) Explore current and historical perceptions of trust/mistrust 3) Access methods/actions to heal trust issues in Flint

Project Information

Type of Project: Research

Target Population: Adults

Funding Agency: MICHR Total Funding: $25,000.00

Target Locations: Flint, MI

Principal Investigators: Co PI’s: Susan Woolford-MICHR, Karen Calhoun- MICHR, Kent Key-MSU/CBOP; Co I’s : Don Vereen-MICHR/SPH, Joseph Hamm-MSU

Key Personnel: Tamara Brickley Tricia Piechowski

Lead Institution: CBOP

Project Partners

Current Academic Partners: MSU/MICHR

Current Community Partners: CBOP, Local Faith Based Leaders

Contact Information

Name: Kent Key

Email: Kent.key@hc.msu.edu

Phone: 810-600-5663