Trials, Not Tribulations Show

11000422_1442694729376011_3425835799471387346_oThe Trials, not Tribulations theatrical presentation was commissioned by the NIH/NIEHS and the objective is to engage, educate, inspire and bring awareness in the African-American community about the importance of participating in regulated clinical trials for medical research. Though this engaging performance that uses examples from everyday life to explain the past and present history of clinical trials, may myths are dispelled and the rights research participants are shared to empower them. Anita Woodley portrays four characters in this performance. April 11, 2015, the Trials, not Tribulations show was performed at the NIH/NIEHS Women’s Health Awareness Day 2015: Trandforming Durham’s Communities by Enhancing Women’s Health at North Carolina Central University (NCCU).