University of Nebraska Medical Center

Community Engagement

The Great Plains IDeA-CTR provides training, education, mentorship and resources to community partners and researchers.

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Community Benefits

Community-Engaged Research Institute

An intensive program providing training opportunities for community members, researchers, and stakeholders interested in participatory research.

Community-Engaged Research Interest Group

This seminar series addresses important questions around community-engaged research.

Community Collaborator's Registry

This resource helps initiate collaborations between community partners and researchers.


Our consultations provide such assistance as initiating partnerships, funding opportunity searches, study design, regulatory submissions and recruitment tactics.

Rural Health

The Great Plains IDeA-CTR helped to fund this video about the importance of language translation at the Lexington (NE) Regional Health Center.