Health Improvement Program
Health and fitness classes are offered through our Health Improvement Program.
Since the 1980's, HIP has worked to improve the health of the Stanford Community and communities across the nation and around the world.
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.
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.
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.
Speaker: Kate Lycett, PhD, Australian Medical Research Council and Australian Heart Foundation Fellow, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
Title: The Child Health CheckPoint: Using Agile Principles to Embed Physical Health and Biomarkers Into A National Longitudinal Study
Speaker: Donna Zulman, MD, MS, Assistant Professor, Division of Primary Care and Population Health, Stanford University
Title: Intensive Outpatient Care for High-Need Patients: Findings From the VA Health Care System
Speaker: Anna Epperson, Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University
Speaker: Latha Palaniappan MD, MS, FAHA, FACC, FACP, Clinical Professor of Medicine, Stanford University
Title: Diabetes Without Borders
Speaker: Kelly Young-Wolff, PhD, MPH, Research Scientist, Kaiser Permanente Division of Research
Title: Conducting Behavioral Health Research in a Large Integrated Healthcare Delivery System
Speaker: Marily Oppezzo , PhD, MS, RD, Post-doctoral Fellow, Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University
Title: Let’s Make A Deal! Should Your Negotiation Become A Walking Meeting?