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.

March 22
Speaker: Robert Jackler, MD, Sewall Professor and Chair, Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
Title: Medical huckersterism in the tobacco industry: 1890-2018

March 29
SPRING BREAK (No Seminar Series)

April 5
Speaker: Pamina Gorbach, MHD, DrPH. Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Fielding School of Public Health & Division of Infectious Diseases, David Geffen School of Medicine UCLA
Title: Applying Biobehavioral Prevention Science To Understanding Sex, Bugs and Drugs

April 12
Speaker: James V. Lacey, Jr., PhD, Professor & Director, Division of Cancer Etiology, City of Hope
Title: California Teachers Study: Implications for Prevention and Opportunities for Collaboration?

April 19
Speaker: Emily Ozer, Ph.D. Professor, Community Health and Human Development, UC Berkeley School of Public Health
Title: TBD

SPRC In The News