Journal article

Inclusion of Marginalized Groups and Communities in Global Health Research Priority-Setting

Bridget Pratt

JOURNAL OF EMPIRICAL RESEARCH ON HUMAN RESEARCH ETHICS | SAGE PUBLICATIONS INC | Published : 2019

Abstract

Community engagement is gaining prominence in global health research. But community members, especially those from groups and communities that are considered disadvantaged and marginalized, rarely have a say in the agendas and priorities of the research projects that aim to help them. This article explores how to achieve their inclusion in priority-setting for global health research projects. A total of 29 in-depth interviews and one focus group were undertaken with researchers, research ethicists, community engagement practitioners, and community-based organization staff. Thematic analysis identified two core dimensions of inclusion-representation and voice-and what is necessary to realize ..

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Grants

Awarded by Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Early Career Researcher Award


Funding Acknowledgements

The author(s) disclosed receipt of the following financial support for the research, authorship, and/or publication of this article: This study was supported by an Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (Award No. DE170100414). The contents of this article are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not reflect the views of the ARC.