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Community Partners

Partnering through research, practice, and teaching

The faculty and staff of BCHS are proud to partner with many local community organizations in research, practice, and teaching. Learn more about these partner organizations or connect with BCHS contacts for details on specific partnerships and related projects by clicking on the triangles below.

Maximize Latino Apostolate, Diocese of Pittsburgh

Maximize Presbyterian Hospital, Mercy Hospital, Allegheny General Hospital

Additional Engagement Opportunities

BCHS encourages faculty, staff and students to become engaged in several additional community partnerships. Here’s a sample:

Bridging The Gaps Pittsburgh

Community Research Advisory Board (CRAB)


Health Advocates in Research (HAIR)

Labor Counsel of Latin American Advancement (LCLAA)

Latino Engagement Group for Salud (LEGS)

MACS Study


RAICES Project

Internships and Practica

Many of our community partners provide internship and practica opportunities for BCHS students.

Find details on the BCHS community collaboration and practicum page and the school’s MPH practicum/internship page.

BCHS Practica Stories


Bridging the Gaps Pittsburgh celebrates 20 years of promoting health in underserved communities (video) 

Bridging the Gaps Pittsburgh celebrates 20 years of promoting health in underserved communities (video)

Celebrating 20 years of service, BRIDGING THE GAPS PITTSBURGH has focused on promoting health in underserved communities while training future health and social service professionals. More than 350 community health interns have collaborated with 58 community partners to provide over 10,255 days of s... (08/11/2017)

Neumann Studies Aging in Brazil 

Neumann Studies Aging in Brazil

Lycia Tramujas Vasconcellos Neumann (BHCS '19) spent the summer studying in her home country of Brazil thanks to a grant she received from the 2015–16 CLAS Graduate Student Field Research Grants for her project “The Role of Community Support for Healthy Aging: A Study with Low-Income, Community-Dw... (09/08/2016)
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