Mecklenburg Area Partnership for Primary Care Research

Registered: 
January 01, 2012
Acronym: 
MAPPR
City: 
Charlotte
State: 
North Carolina
Zip: 
28212
Main Phone: 
(704) 304-7120
Network Director: 
Michael Dulin
Network Member: 
Hazel Tapp
Network Member Role: 
Associate Director
Geographic Coverage: 
Regional
Clinics Location: 
North Carolina
South Carolina
Founded: 
2003
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Family Medicine Network (at least 75% are Family Medicine Clinicians)
Mission Statement: 

The goal of the Mecklenburg Area Partnership for Primary Care Research (MAPPR) is to build a collaboration designed to improve the health of our community. The MAPPR network will mobilize healthcare professionals, community members, and researchers to develop an understanding of the challenges and opportunities of providing healthcare services and access to Latino and other underserved communities in the Charlotte area.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Cardiovascular disease including stroke and HTN
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Health literacy
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Pulmonary disease/asthma
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
425
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
97
Approximate Number of Patients: 
1100000