Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved
Volume 20, Number 3, August 2009
pp. 824-830 | 10.1353/hpu.0.0183
Collaboration was established between a university and the faith-based community in Clark County, Nevada to develop a coalition to address chronic disease in the African American population. The university faculty enlisted several churches and health related agencies to join the coalition. The challenges of collaborating with a community coalition to develop and implement a grant are discussed.