Dr. Susan Passmore Awarded Grant to Study Pro-Diversity Educational Intervention

Susan PassmoreSusan Passmore, PhD, was awarded a grant to support the study Just Research: Testing a Pro-Diversity, Socially Normative Educational Intervention to Promote Inclusive Research Practices among Investigators and Research Staff. The study is funded by the UW–Madison Institute for Diversity Science. The primary research aim is to adapt an existing educational intervention, called the Just Research program, to reflect current knowledge in the science of diversity, which points to the promising outcomes associated with pro-diversity, socially normative approaches. The investigative team includes Drs. Roger Brown and Gina Green-Harris (Director, Center for Community Engagement and Health Partnerships, School of Medicine and Public Health). The project also includes the UW office of Professional Learning and Community Education (PLACE) in the School of Education. The total award is $57,628.