The Institute for Community Engagement supports engaged scholarship. Engaged scholarship is practical work with community partners beyond our walls that propel communities and academia forward. Engaged scholarship advances KU Medical Center's mission: it is a mode of teaching, a method of research, an approach to clinical care and a form of service.
We direct many initiatives, and provide collaborative resources to faculty and staff for relationship building, grant and research assistance and communications support.
There are a variety of ways to work with the Institute. We can:
Whether you are a KU Medical Center affiliate working in communities to improve health or part of a community that's worked with KU Medical Center, we want to hear how your work is improving the health of communities in Kansas and across the globe. Contact us today.