CBPR Resource List

Web Based Resources

1. An online curriculum, “Developing and Sustaining CBPR Partnerships: A Skill-Building Curriculum,” offering in-depth information about the community-based participatory research (CBPR) process, as well as citations and suggested resources: http://www.cbprcurriculum.info

2. CBPR resources website providing a definition of and rationale for CBPR, as well as policies, reports and presentations, CBPR course syllabi, and links to related organizations and initiatives: http://depts.washington.edu/ccph/commbas.html

3. Research Ethics and Institutional Review Board Resources Website:http://depts.washington.edu/ccph/irbhome.html

4. Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH), a nonprofit membership organization that promotes health through partnerships between communities and higher educational institutions (and that hosts the three sites above):http://www.ccph.info

5. CBPR Listserv, created through a partnership between CCPH and the Wellesley Central Health Corporation in 2004 and currently serving >2,900 subscribers. To sign up: https://mailman.u.washington.edu/mailman/listinfo/cbpr


Israel, B. A., Eng, E., Schulz, A. J., & Parker, E. A. (2005). Methods in community-based participatory research for health. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.

Israel, B. A., Schulz, A. J., Parker, E. A., & Becker, A. B. (1998). Review of community-based research: assessing partnership approaches to improve public health. Annual Review of Public Health, 19, 173-202. PDF

Israel, B. A., Schulz, A. J., Parker, E. A., & Becker, A. B. (2001). Community-based participatory research: policy recommendations for promoting a partnership approach in health research. Education for Health, 14(2), 182-197. PDF

Leung, M. W., Yen, I. H., & Minkler, M. (2004). Community based participatory research: a promising approach for increasing epidemiology's relevance in the 21st century. International Journal of Epidemiology, 33(3), 499-506. Full text/PDF

Minkler, M. (2005). Community-based research partnerships: challenges and opportunities. Journal Of Urban Health: Bulletin Of The New York Academy Of Medicine, 82(2 Suppl 2), ii3-ii12. PDF

Minkler, M., Blackwell, A. G., Thompson, M., & Tamir, H. (2003). Community-based participatory research: implications for public health funding. American Journal of Public Health, 93(8), 1210-1213. Full text/PDF

Minkler, M., & Wallerstein, N. (2003). Community based participatory research for health. San Francisco, CA US: Jossey-Bass.

Strong, L.L., Israel, B.A., Schulz, A.J., Reyes, A., Rowe, Z., Weir, S.S., Poe, C. (2009) Piloting interventions within a community-based participatory research framework: lessons learned from the healthy environments partnership. Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action, 3(4), 327-34. Full text/PDF

Viswanathan, M., Ammerman, A., Eng, E., Garlehner, G., Lohr, K. N., Griffith, D., et al. (2004). Community-based participatory research: Assessing the evidence Evidence Report/Technology Assessment. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. PDF

Wallerstein, N., & Duran, B. (2006). Using community-based participatory research to address health disparities. Health Promotion Practice, 7, 1-12. Abstract

Wallerstein N., & Duran B. (2010). Community-based participatory research contributions to intervention research: the intersection of science and practice to improve health equity. American Journal of Public Health, 100(Suppl 1), S40-6.Abstract