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/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.

March 30
Speaker:
David H. Rehkopf, ScD. MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine
Title
: The Long Term Health Impacts of New Deal Programs: An 80 Year Follow Up Study

April 6
Speaker:
Ben Chrisinger, Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford Prevention Research Center
Title:
Partners in Neighborhood Sickness and Health: Did Race Medicine Justify an Urban Planning Agenda of White Supremacy

April 13
Speaker:
Nicole Rodriguez
Title: Improving Community Well Being in Rural Oaxaca Through Grassroots Community – Based Participatory Action Research

April 20
Speaker: Yi Xing, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Institute of Child and Adolescent Health, School of Public Health, Peking University Health Science Center, Peking University
Title: Introduction of the Chinese National Surveys on Youth Risk Behaviors and School Environment

Speaker: Liubai Li, MD., Ph.D., Associate Professor Health, Institute of Child and Adolescent Health, School of Public Health, Peking University Health Science Center, Division of Child and Adolescent Health, Center for Disease Control of China (China CDC)
Title: Energy-balance Related Behaviors, Dietary Patterns and Obesity Prevention In Chinese School Children

Speaker: Yi Song, MD.,Ph.D., Associate Professor, Institute of Child and Adolescent Health, School of Public Health, Peking University Health Science Center, Peking University
Title: The Introduction of Chinese National Survey on Students Constitution and Health (CNSSCH)

April 27
Speaker: Mike Baiocchi, Assistant Professor, Stanford Prevention Research Center and by courtesy, of Statistics and of Health Research and Policy, Epidemiology
Title: Building and Empirical Foundation for Gender Based Violence Prevention

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