The University of Texas Prevention Research Center


Who We Are

The University of Texas Prevention Research Center (UTPRC) is one of 37 prevention research centers funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

What We Do

We are dedicated to preventing teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections. Our core research focuses on mobilizing community partnerships for effective sexual health education in Houston middle schools.

News and Events

  • Learning objectives for 6th Annual Adolescent Sexual Health Course posted

    Not sure what breakout sessions to attend? Take a look at the newly posted learning objectives.

  • UTHealth researchers helping epilepsy patients

    A tablet app developed by UT researchers, including our own Dr. Ross Shegog, was created to help patients better manage their epilepsy.

  • Registration is NOW OPEN!

    Register for the 6th Annual Adolescent Sexual Health Course.

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