Minkler’s 10 Commitments


Working or studying in public health means that we’re often involved with community health, or a larger population than just an individual.

Many of us have potentially studied community based participatory research (CBPR) through our public health work- and know that aside from just playing nice with your target population…there are a few other, shall we say, commandments, that we need to remember as public health professionals. If you studied CBPR formally, you’ve most likely heard of Dr. Meredith Minkler of UC Berkeley, and her wonderful 10 commitments to working in community health. Continue reading