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Beginning community engagement at a busy biomedical research programme: Experiences from the KEMRI CGMRC-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya

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There is wide acknowledgement of the need for community engagement in biomedical research, particularly in international settings. Recent debates have described theoretical approaches to identifying situations where this is most critical and potential mechanisms to achieve it. However, there is relatively little published experience of community engagement in practice. A major component of the Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) Wellcome Trust Research Programme is centred on Kilifi Dist...

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Journal:
Social Science and Medicine
Volume:
67
Issue:
5
Pages:
721-733
Publication date:
2008-09-01
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ISSN:
0277-9536
Source identifiers:
177083
Language:
English
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pubs:177083
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uuid:d0527583-a9a9-4d32-926e-5ec2049ba575
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pubs:177083
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2012-12-19

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