Youth Involvement Projects

Amplifying the voice of consumers in research and program and policy development and ensuring that health systems are responsive to their needs is important. Say something about youth development. 




National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) on Campus High School (NCHS) Clubs Evaluation




Key Youth Engagement Publications

Suleiman AB, Soleimanpour S, London J. (2006). Youth action for health through youth-led research. Journal of Community Practice, 14(1-2): 125-145. Published simultaneously in Youth Participation and Community Change, Eds. B. Checkoway & M. Gutierrez. New York, NY: Routledge, 2006.

Soleimanpour S, Brindis C, Geierstanger S, Kandawalla S, Kurlaender T. Incorporating youth-led community participatory research into school health center programs and policies. Public Health Rep. 2008 Nov-Dec; 123(6):709-16. PMID: 19711652. PMCID: PMC2556716.

Soleimanpour S, Geierstanger S, Brindis CD. Adverse childhood experiences and resilience: Addressing the unique needs of adolescents. Acad Pediatr. 2017; 17(7s):S108-S114. PMID: 28865641