Participatory Action Research (PAR) provides an alternative approach to marketing that can address issues in segments of the population that receive lesser quality healthcare.
Phyllis Nsiah-Kumi, MD
Phyllis Nsiah-Kumi, MD, is the Medical Director of Women Veterans Health Care Services at the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center in Cleveland, OH. She is an Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. She has served as a clinician-investigator with a focus on health disparities and community-based participatory research and public health programs based in African American and Native American communities. She has conducted funded research, been published in several peer-reviewed journals, and has presented her work in professional settings and patient workshops. She received her MD from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and completed a combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Residency at the Case Western Reserve University-MetroHealth Medical Center program. She then went on to complete a General Internal Medicine Fellowship and Master of Public Health Degree at Northwestern University in Chicago, IL.