A Community Partnership to Treat Stroke

The goal of this study is to develop and test the feasibility of a faith-based peer led behavioral intervention to increase stroke preparedness among African American youth and adults using a community based participatory research approach.

Project Information

Type of Project:

Target Population: Adolescents

Start Date: 9/1/11 End Date: 8/31/16

Funding Agency: NIH Total Funding: $2,500,000.00

Principal Investigators: Lesli Skolarus

Lead Institution: U of M-AA

Project Partners

Current Community Partners: Hurley Medical Center, Bridges into the Future, Community Base Organization Partners, The Healthy Flint Research Coordinating Center

Contact Information

Email: lerusche@med.umich.edu