RPRC:NCDHR is organized into several committees that carry out its work. Click on any of the below boxes to find out more information.
The Executive Committee is responsible for management of the Center.
The Research Committee discusses design, implementation, analysis, and dissemination of RPRC:NCDHR research projects.
Translation Work Group (TWG) functions under the Research Committee and is made up of bilingual (ASL and English) individuals who have extensive experience in English-ASL translation and a high degree of Deaf cultural competency.
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Focus Group Meetings
Seeking Deaf persons age 21-40 interested in participating in a one-time two hour focus group meeting in Rochester!
The interviews are limited to Deaf people who are now living in the Rochester (NY) area. The focus group will be conducted in ASL. We need your feedback on developing Deaf Weight Wise (DWW) 2.0. We will be asking about healthy eating and physical activity. The purpose of the group is to continue to develop culturally and linguistically appropriate healthy lifestyle research programs for Deaf people. Each participant will receive $30 dollars cash.
(585) 568 6534 VP