Latest News from HPRC
HPRC releases a quarterly newsletter, The Link. The October issue features four exciting new projects to investigate and assess a diverse range of health issues and services.
HPRC researchers Miruna Petrescu-Prahova, Marlana Kohn, Christina E. Miyawaki, and Basia Belza pose in front of their research poster at the 2013 Elder Friendly Futures Conference. They are working with YMCA and Senior Services to study dissemination of EnhanceFitness, an evidence-based group exercise program for older adults.
HPRC Research Seminar
Date: Thursday, January 9, 10:00-10:50 am
Presenter: Miruna Petrescu-Prahova
Using social network analysis to inform dissemination of evidence-based programs
Location: HPRC conference room. Directions
The seminar will be followed by an HPRC staff meeting, 10:50 to 11:30. Guests are welcome to stay for the staff meeting.
February 13: Peggy Hannon and Thuy Vu - The Colorectal Cancer Control Program experience: What does it take to implement evidence-based cancer screening interventions?
March 13: Claire Allen - Opportunities for improving cancer prevention at federally qualified health centers
Community Advisory Board Meeting
The next HPRC Community Advisory Board (CAB) meeting will be Friday, January 31, 2014 at the Tukwilla Community Center. Directions. For more information, please call 206-543-2891.
HPRC Quarterly Core Research Meeting
Date: February 6, 8:30-10:30 am
Location: HPRC conference room
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HPRC conducts community-based research that promotes the health and well-being of middle-aged and older adults, particularly those with lower incomes and in ethnic/cultural minority populations most at risk of health disparities.
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