PRC 30th Anniversary

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The Prevention Research Centers (PRCs) Program is celebrating its 30th anniversary. This network of 26 academic center:

  • Became a reality in 1986 after Congress authorized funding for academic health centers to conduct community-based public health research.
  • Conducts research in communities with health disparities and translates results into policy and public health practice.


Click on the links for stories on former PRC students and where they are now and to read our community story highlight story.