Best Practices for Community Engagement


Community-Engaged Research

Quick guide for community-based clinicians who are interested in partnering with academic researchers at UCSF to conduct community-based research.

Community-Engaged Research with Community-Based Organizations

This guide informs UCSF investigators about the processes and steps involved in developing research collaborations with CBO's and institutions.


Community-Engaged Research with Community-Based Clinicians

This guide describes the conceptual framework for, and processes and steps involved in, developing community-engaged research collaborations or partnerships.

UCSF Task Force On Equity & Anti-Racism in Research

This report reflects the recommendations of the Task Force as well as the Task Force composition, methods, and suggestions for moving the work forward.



Community Engagement Reflection Guide

Use this guide for personal self-reflection or as a tool to helo yiur organization reflect upon all 10 Principles of Trustworthiness as you engage with your community.

Partnerships Agreements: Memorandum of Understanding

A guide on how to write an MOU when working with community partners.  



Human Impact Partners: Research Code of Ethics 

This report amplifies the importance of valuing community partners, addressing and being accountable for ethical research practices. 










The Principles of Trustworthiness

Key accountability principles of trust building to create lasting and genuine partnerships.

Youth Engagement Resources

Do you want to stregthen your interactions with youth? 



Toolkit for Stakeholder Asset Mapping

Developed by Collective Insight in partnership with the National Center on Advancing Person-Centered Practices and Systems