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The Master of Science in Community Health and Prevention Research (CHPR)

The Master of Science (M.S.) in Community Health and Prevention Research (CHPR) is designed for students pursuing health-related careers focusing on chronic disease prevention, health and wellness promotion, and the pursuit of health equity.

Health Improvement Program 

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

WELL For Life at Stanford

WELL is a cutting-edge effort to help us understand and improve wellbeing for everyone. Medicine has long focused on how to diagnose and treat disease, but WELL is using a new approach focused on wellbeing to improve lifestyle behaviors and health. 

To find out more about our new exciting program, please visit our WELL For Life website.

Donate to SPRC

Each gift will support evidence-based prevention research, which will have meaningful impact on communities across the globe.

SPRC (Stanford Prevention Research Center)/PCPH (Primary Care and Population Health) Weekly Seminar Series

All Seminars are located at the Medical School Office Building (MSOB), Room X303, every Thursday from 4:00PM-5:00PM, unless noted.

January 24 

Speaker: Priya Fielding-Singh, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Stanford Prevention Research Center

Title: A Taste of Inequality: Food's Symbolic Value Across Socioeconomic Status


January 31 

Speaker:  Michelle Odden, PhD, Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Health Research Policy

Title: Cardiovascular Prevention, Healthy Aging, and Heterogeneity in Risk


February 7 

Speaker: Mehmet Ozen, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Radiology

Title: TBD


 February 14

Speaker: Michele L. Patel, PhD, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Stanford Prevention Research Center

Title: Comparing Self-Monitoring Strategies for Weight Loss in a Commercial Mobile App.


February 21 

Speaker: TBD

Title: TBD


February 28 

Speaker: Julia Simard, ScD, Assistant Professor of Health Research and Policy (Epidemiology) and, by courtesy, of Immuniology & Rheumatology

Title: Pregnancy outcomes in women with systemic lupus in population-based data: findings and methodological challenges 


March 7 

Speaker: TBD

Title: TBD


March 14 

Speaker: Esther John, PhD, MSPH, Professor (Research) of Medicine (Division of Oncology/Cancer Institute), Co-leader, Population Sciences Stanford Cancer institute

Title: Breast Cancer Health Disparities in African American Women


March 21 

Speaker: TBD

Title: TBD


March 28 

Speaker: Jenna Hua, Postdoctoral fellow, Healthy Aging Research & Technology Solutions (HARTS) Laboratory, SPRC



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