REACH Activities and Application

Content
Frequency of Activity
Content as outlined below in Table 3 "Schedule of Intensive 1-week course at Yale 1-week training course in-residence at Yale
Community Engagement, Advocacy, Model Systems of Care related to URM PWSUD 3 times/year
Access to Other Training; Relevant Providers Clinical Support System for Special Populations Trainings; Implicit Association Training As announced
Independent Project to Improve Health Outcomes for URM PWSUD To be completed over a one-year time period
ADM and ADP physicians from the REACH national mentor network will serve as mentors to REACH scholars; Medical students and residents meet with mentor; Fellows meet with mentor; REACH scholars conference call Quarterly; Quarterly; Monthly
Leadership/Job Placement; SAMHSA Sponsored Office for Career-development opportunities and employment; Collaborate with community stakeholders to employ graduates in positions that meet minority population needs and offer career advancement opportunities; Networking at subspecialty meetings As announced annually

Schedule of Intensive 1-week Course at Yale

Monday

Morning
Welcome/Introductions
Why Now:
  • History
  • Epidemiology
  • Biology

Afternoon
Anthropologic aspects of URM care
Community Panel

Evening
Social Event

Tuesday

Morning
Structural Competency
Group Exercise

Afternoon
Community Engagement Didactic
Group Exercise

Wednesday

Morning
Structural Competency
Interview
Group Exercise

Afternoon
Capacity Building 101
Community Visit

Thursday

Morning
Advocacy 101
Community Visit

Afternoon
Systems of Care
Curricula

Evening
Social Event

Friday

Morning
Case Based Exercise
Review of Scholars Questions

Afternoon
Resources
Mentoring Available
Closing Remarks

A group lunch will follow each morning session and precede each afternoon session

Application Instructions

  • Download and review the Application Checklist
  • Collect all of the required materials. The application needs to be completed in one session.
  • Access the application here
  • If you have any questions or difficulties with the application please email reach.program@yale.edu