ORPRN's mission is to improve the health of rural Oregonians by promoting knowledge transfer between communities and clinicians.
Goals & Objectives
ORPRN aims to conduct community-based research that:
- Is woven into the fabric of the community and the rural practices,
- Reflects community health values, priorities, and needs,
- Is durable and withstands the test of time and changes in health care funding, and
- Fosters understanding of the health care values, dynamics, structure, and contributions of the practices in rural communities.