Community based participatory research in harm reduction: Lessons learned and thinking ahead
Dr Lara Nixon and team will present on HR-HOPEH, a community based participatory project to expand harm reduction integrated into housing-based primary care for older people with experiences of homelessness. They look forward to sharing their successes, lessons learned and discussing implications for conducting this type of longitudinal work within current institutional frameworks.
Discuss successes and challenges in conducting community based participatory research with older people in a harm reduction setting during a pandemic.
Relate the lessons learned in this study to the current contexts within O’Brien Institute for Public Health.
Identify future opportunities within institutional structures to support community based participatory research.