UVa MPH student Megan Dunay led a project to complete a health needs assessment of residents of Crescent Halls a publicly owned residence for elders and the disabled in Charlottesville VA. CSR assisted by supplying a previously used survey instrument and programming it as a CAPI (Computer Assisted Personal Interview) instrument. Dunay and her colleagues conducted the interviews and reported the data including feedback to the resident community. Faculty Advisor Ruth Bernheim UVa Public Health Sciences.
Study population was current residents of the Crescent Halls high-rise. Surveys were completed with about 50 residents.
PHS student Megan Dunay