Message from the Director
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.
WELL: WELLNESS LIVING LABORATORY
Applying the Science of Health and Wellbeing
WELL science focuses on transforming health through a paradigm shift in the design, implementation, conduct, and interpretation of the science of healthy living.
WELL seeks to understand, validate and accelerate progress made in successful lifestyle behavior change and amplify both the magnitude of the behavior change and the magnitude of the health impacts.
To find out more about our new exciting program, please visit our WELL website.
SPRC/GMD Weekly Seminar Series
All Seminars are located at Medical School Office Building (MSOB), Room X303, every Thursday from 4:05PM-5:00PM, unless noted.
Speaker: Michelle M. Mello, JD, Ph.D., Professor of Law, Stanford Law School, Professor of Health Research and Policy, Stanford School of Medicine
Title: Clinical Trial Data Sharing: Study Participants’ Views
Speaker: John Trepanowski, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford Prevention Research Center
Title: Improved Insulin Sensitivity and Beta Cell Function with a Healthy Low Fat or a Low Carbohydrate Weight Loss Diet: A Twelve –Month Randomized Trial
Speaker: Ben Chrisinger, Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford Prevention Research Center
Title: Leveraging Citizen Science for Healthier Food Environments: A Pilot Study of Evaluate Corner in Camden, New Jersey
Speaker: Randall Stafford, MD, Ph.D., Professor of Medicine, Director, Program on Prevention Outcomes and Practices
Title: Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial: Implications for Risk-Based Treatment
Each gift will support evidence-based prevention research, which will have meaningful impact on communities across the globe.