To conduct research to develop, evaluate, and disseminate health promotion and disease prevention programs in diverse settings and populations.
Climate change health guide helps businesses and workers
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Peskin earns ‘Abstract of Distinction’ honor from the Society for Prevention Research
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Natural Disaster Policy Grant
February 12, 2018Read article
McCurdy Contributes to Housing and Community Development Department Report
Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research (CHPRP) associate professor Sheryl McCurdy, PhD, along with doctoral candidate Preena Loomba and students Laura Witte and Rodrigo Hernandez from the Department of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, the CHPPR, and the Southwest Center for Occupational and Environmental Health at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) conducted an analysis of how Houston-area residents wan to equitably distribute $1.1 billion from HUD for Harvey Recovery housing. The survey results contributed to a report by the City of Houston Housing and Community Development Department titled Built It Forward: Community Feedback about Harvey Recovery.