CDC's Prevention Research Centers work hand-in-hand with underserved communities to develop strategies that promote community health.
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Article Highlights Partnerships Between Three PRCs and the Private Sector
An article in the April 2009 issue of Preventing Chronic Disease, "The Private Partners of Public Health: Public-Private Alliances for Public Good," explains the lessons learned from partnerships between PRCs and varied entities in the private sector.
Excerpted from Thomas P. Gullotta & Martin Bloom (Editors). Encyclopedia of Primary Prevention and Health Promotion. 2nd ed. New York: Springer Science+Business Media, in press. Preprinted with permission.
Web version of this reference book.
This five-minute video, produced in 2011, introduces the Prevention Research Centers Program—its members, partners, and types of achievements.