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SPRC Highlights

Congratulations Dr. Jodi Prochaska and her team for their work to reduce tobacco use in Nome.

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Congratulations Dr. Abby King!

Abby King, Society of Behavioral Medicine's 2020 Distinguished Scientific Award Recipient.
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Abby King received the inagural lifetime achievement award for Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Behavior Nutrition/Physical Activity from the International Society of Behavioral Nutrition & Physical Activity (ISBNPA). She received the award at the Society's annual scietific conference in Prague, Czeck Republic in June. Video of the presentation can be found here.

Tia Rich

A great SPRC ambassador noted for her mindfulness work at Department of Medicine's diversity and inclusion week with a memorable quote: "Resillience is the fuel of hope."

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Contemplation by Design

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Information for NEW Postdoctoral Candidates

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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.

SPRC Annual Scientific Research Symposium
TBD

SPRC All Staff Retreat
May 13, 2020

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.

Now Recruiting

The following programs are currently recruiting participants:

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

SPRC/PCPH Seminar Series
Stanford Prevention Research Center/Primary Care and Population Health
Thursday’s 4:30pm-5:20pm
Zoom

Join URL: https://stanford.zoom.us/j/96917967657?pwd=NlpwSkJoSWpRVXNTMjVzVnFDa3JFUT09

In the interest of Zoom protection, please do not disseminate outside of the Stanford Community

Winter 2021


SPRC/PCPH Seminar Series

Stanford Prevention Research Center/Primary Care and Population Health

Thursday’s 4:30pm-5:20pm

Zoom

https://stanford.zoom.us/j/92024890286?pwd=cDBuQ0ZEcmVKMHJIbnk4Y0l5TDMvZz09

 Winter 2021

January 14

Speaker: Jodi Prochaska, PhD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, SPRC

Topic: Feasibility & Acceptability of an Automated Conversational Agent for Reducing Problematic Substance Use

January 21

Speaker: Erin Vogel, PhD, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, SCRDP/Heart Disease Prevention

Topic: TBD

January 28

Speaker: Robert Kaplan, PhD, Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Stanford Clinical Excellence Research Center (CERC)

Topic: FDA Approvals for New Drugs 2016-2020:   Have the Evidence Standards Changed?

February 4

Speaker: Angela Jiang, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Stanford Family Medicine, Division of Primary and Population Health and Takudzwa Shumba, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Stanford Family Medicine, Division of Primary and Population Health

Topic: Updates in Screening for Women Specific Cancers

February 11

Speakers: Juno Obedin-Maliver, MD, MPH, MAS. Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Heidi Mosesson, PhD, MPH, Associate, Ibis Reproductive Health

Topic: Designing sexual and reproductive health research with and for sexual and gender minority people

February 18

Speaker: Rob Kamal, MD, MBA, Assistant Professor, Medical Director, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Topic: TBD

February 25

Speaker: Andrea S. Mendoza Vasconez, PhD, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, SCRDP/Heart Disease Prevention, Stanford University

Topic: TBD

March 4

Speaker: Michele L. Patel, PhD, Postdoctoral Research fellow, SPRC

Topic: TBD

March 11

Speaker: Ilana Raskind, PhD, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, SCRDP/Heart Disease Prevention

Topic: TBD

March 18

Speaker: Tom Glynn, PhD, Adjunct Lecturer, SPRC

Topic: Japan - Tobacco Control at a Crossroads