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.

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.

February 15
Speaker: Anna Lembke, MD. Associate Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Stanford
Title: Drug Dealer, M.D: How Doctors Were Duped, Patients Got Hooked, and Why It's So Hard to Stop

February 22
Speaker: Dr. Jill Koshiol, Earl Stadtman Investigator, National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics
Title: Gallbladder cancer and gallstone prevention

March 1
Speaker: Stephan Risi, PhD Candidate, History & Philosophy of Science, Stanford University
Title: Tobacco Analytics: How to Fight Big Tobacco with Big Data

March 8
Speaker: Fatima Rodriguez, MD, MPH, Asst. Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine) at the Stanford University Medical Center
Title: The Hispanic Cardiovascular Mortality Paradox

March 15
Speaker: Randall S. Stafford, MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine
Title: Battling Hypertension Guidelines: How Low to Go with High Blood Pressure Treatment?

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