Prevention Research Center In the Department of Medicine
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Message from the Director
John Ioannidis

Welcome to the website of SPRC. Our Center has a long tradition of excellence that spans a history of almost half a century. 

We want to continue and strengthen this tradition with the adoption of new expertise, research methods, cutting-edge technologies, and interdisciplinary collaborations.
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2013 SPRC Teaching Award Winner

The annual SPRC teaching award this year goes to Wes Alles. It is extremely rare in any university that a single individual can have such a major impact across an entire campus. Wes is a highly charismatic teacher and his promotion of healthy living is contagious. As a leader of the Health Improvement Program and BeWell it is likely that he has been responsible for teaching more people than anyone else on the Stanford campus and he has made a positive difference in the lives and health of so many of us.


John P.A. Ioannidis, MD, DSc

Health and fitness classes are offered through our Health Improvement Program.

SPRC/GMD Weekly Seminar Series

November 27

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