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.

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

A new year—a new YOU! The On the Move with Stanford study is testing different phone-based programs to increase physical activity and healthy eating among Latinos.

If you are Latino, have a mobile phone, and are 45 years of age or older, you may be eligible to participate.

Please visit our English or Spanish website to learn more: https://onthemove.stanford.edu | https://enmovimiento.stanford.edu OR call us at 1-844-254-677 (toll/free/gratis). Hablamos Español.

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.

December 8
Speaker:
John Ioannidis M.D., DSc, Director of Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University
Title:
Improving Research: Why, Who, When, and What Are You Talking About

December 15
No Seminar- WINTER BREAK

December 22
No Seminar- WINTER BREAK

December 29
No Seminar- WINTER BREAK

January 5
Speaker:
 Victor Henderson, Professor of Health Research & Policy (Epidemiology) and of Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Title: Estrogen Effects on Cognitive Abilities After Menopause

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