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RPRC:NCDHR is a Prevention Research Center (PRC) focused on Community-Based Participatory Research (CBPR). CBPR is a collaborative process of research that involves researchers and community partners in all phases of research. RPRC:NCDHR partners with the communities listed below and a number of other organizations. RPRC:NCDHR gives the communities an unprecedented opportunity to express their concerns, issues, and priorities.

Deaf Health Community Committee (DHCC) »

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The DHCC works closely with RPRC:NCDHR and provides a Deaf community perspective on plans and priorities for all RPRC:NCDHR activities. Click on the links below for more information about the DHCC.

Healthy Living with Hearing Loss (HL2) »

The HL2 is a community committee of people with hearing loss. This group works with RPRC:NCDHR providing the community perspective of people with hearing loss. Click on the links below for more information about the HL2.

External Advisory Committee (EAC)

Meets with the RPRC:NCDHR once a year and helps provide a national perspective on RPRC:NCDHR's strategies and goals.

Local Partner Advisory Board (LPAB)

The LPAB is a community partner of RPRC:NCDHR consisting of representatives from the Deaf Community, people with hearing loss, public agencies, providers, educational institutions, DHCC and HL2 representatives, and other organizations.

Research Opportunities

Deaf Health Survey 2013

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To learn more about the Deaf Health Survey 2013, click here.

To sign up for this survey, email Kelly Matthews.