Congratulations Dr. Abby King!
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.
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." Read more.
Contemplation by Design
Information for NEW Postdoctoral Candidates
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
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
SPRC/PCPH Seminar Series
Stanford Prevention Research Center/Primary Care and Population Health
In the interest of Zoom protection, please do not disseminate outside of the Stanford Community
Speaker: Robert Shi, MS Social Science Researcher--InterCEPT and the Goodman Surgical Education Center, Stanford Medicine
Topic My CHPR internship, thesis, and now: One perspective
Speaker: Irina Soviani, MBA, MS, Community Health and Prevention Research, Stanford School of Medicine
Topic: History of pregnancy complications and other reproductive conditions as risk factors for CVD in women 18-50. Stanford medical database mining and literature overview
Speaker: Sean Paul Spencer, PhD, Postdoctoral Medical Fellow, Gastroenterology, Stanford University
Topic: From poop to prevention: leveraging the intestinal microbiome as a tool for understanding how dietary intake effects human health
Speaker: Janine Bruce, DrPH, MPH, Senior Social Science Research Scholar, Stanford University School of Medicine
Topic: Critical Community-engaged Collaborations: Lessons Learned from Public Health Service, Research and Leadership
Speaker(s): Rashmi Risbud, MA, Project Coordinator, Ci2i (Center of Innovation to Implementation) VAPACHS
Katie Plummer, Masters Student in Community Health and Prevention Research
Speaker: Tia Rich, PhD. Director of Contemplation by Design, SPRC Program
Topic: A community-based Contemplative Practices Program for Well-Being
Speaker: Ani Movsisyan, MS, Research Data Analyst, California Cancer Reporting and Epidemiologic Surveillance (CalCARES), Institute for Population Health Improvement, UC Davis Health
Topic: Incidence Rates of Colorectal Cancer (CRC) among Young People in California
Speaker: Robert Jackler, MD Sewall Professor and Chair
Topic: The JUUL Phenomenon
Speaker: Ivie Oghogho Okundaye