UTPRC in the News
Whether it’s improving the quality of life for teens and families or working with communities to advance knowledge through research and collaboration, The University of Texas Prevention Research Center is at the forefront of adolescent sexual health issues in Texas and beyond. Read the latest news about our distinguished faculty and their outstanding research.
August 12, 2011: Houston Youth Who Make Our World a Better Place.
June 24, 2011: The PRC’s TSI recently won first place in a nationwide contest for a public service announcement on the prevention of teen pregnancy.
March 11, 2011:Texas has surrendered the fight, and it’s costing us a whopping $1 billion annually.
February 16, 2011: Today, let’s discuss choices, starting with Barbara Bush raising an alarm and Gov. Rick Perry’s personal experience with sexual abstinence.
December, 2010: Armed with UTPRC tools and tactics, Houston communities fight a winnable battle. Featuring the UTPRC’s Maribel and Jorge Cruz.