Patient Engagement Toolbox

The Patient Engagement Toolbox is a step-by-step guide for faculty who are interested in engaging with patient partners and includes common questions, helpful resources, and keys to success. For more information, contact DFCM’s Patient Engagement Specialist Dana Arafeh at

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Title: Prepare to Engage

Title: Set Clear Objectives

Title: Explore Engagement Methods

Title: Reflect On Who You Want to Engage

Title: Start Engaging

Title: Compensate Patient Partner