An approach to engaging schools in oral health initiatives: The howard meharry adolescent caries study (HMACS)
Use of community-based participatory research (CBPR) principles can help identify strategies for development and implementation of studies that can address oral health disparities disfavoring African American youth. This paper summarizes approaches of the Howard Meharry Adolescent Caries Study (HMACS) to provide sustained oral health services beyond the life of a research study.
Laurence, Brian; Shara, Nawar; Gonzalez, Florencia; Harris, Dianne; Edmonds, Tiffany; Grant-Mills, Donna; Marshall, Teresa; Williams, Carla; Farmer-Dixon, Cherae M.; and Southwell, Angela, "An approach to engaging schools in oral health initiatives: The howard meharry adolescent caries study (HMACS)" (2020). Howard University Cancer Center Faculty Publications. 10.