Microresearch is a community-based research approach that supports, with small “seed grant” funding, locally generated and implemented projects leading to local solutions to problems in underserved communities, resulting in big impact.

What is Microresearch

Microresearch improves rural health professions education by engaging learners in scholarly activity. The program, founded and managed by Rural PREP for four years before transferring under RTTC, was inspired by the Africa MicroResearch organization,
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Annual Meeting April 2021 – Online

Rethinking the Pipeline to Rural Practice A national meeting online, hosted by our participating rural program in Tyler and Pittsburg, Texas April 7-9, 2021 2021-RTTC-Annual-Meeting-Agenda-Final.pdf (815 KB pdf) Plenary and Special Topic Videos and Powerpoint Presentations Wednesday, April 7, 2021 Day 1:  Many Paths to Rural Practice Plenary #1: “An Unexpected Journey” Beverly Waddleton DO, Family Physician, UT Health East Texas Physicians, Quitman,
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Annual Scholarly Intensive

A Community of Practice in Rural Health Research The RTT Collaborative Annual Scholarly Intensive – Online Hosted by the RTTC and supported by Rural PREP with funding by HRSA*
Save the Date: 12 Noon to 4 PM Eastern both days with optional hour 4:00 to 5:00 PM on Friday Thursday and Friday, Jan. 20 – 21, 2022

2022-RTTC-Annual-Scholarly-Intensive-Schedule-Draft-12.4.2021.pdf (185 KB pdf)

To support a community of practice in rural health professions’ education and training program scholarship,
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Newsletter Archives

Click the links to download PDF versions of our past newsletters!

  • June 2021 Newsletter (2 MB pdf)
    (Participating Program highlights, Annual Meeting highlight and Save the Date for Upcoming Events,  What is a Rural Program?, Participating Program Renewal Update)
  • March 2021 Newsletter (6 MB pdf)
     (Participating Program highlights, Annual Meeting updates, Now offering technical assistance, Board Member and Board representative highlights,
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