About us

The Faster Together project is an initiative under the Recruitment Innovation Center (RIC) within the overall National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences – Trial Innovation Network (NCATS-TIN, award number U24TR001579).

This initiative aims at addressing barriers to minority recruitment by developing innovative recruitment strategies, demonstrating their usefulness in recruiting minorities and broadly disseminating the innovations.

Consuelo H. Wilkins is the Executive Director of the Alliance and the lead of Faster Together. She is a national leader of Community Engagement in Research and a visionary on new developments to reduce health disparities.