University of Illinois at Chicago Illinois Prevention Research Center

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Core Research Project

Project Title: The Healthy Chicago Public Schools Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child (WSCC) Initiative
Description: The University of Illinois at Chicago Prevention Research Center will research evidence on the effectiveness of a health-related initiative aimed at improving student health and educational outcomes within the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child (WSCC) framework.


Past Core Research Project

2014-2019 Evaluating Impact of Park Renovations on Physical Activity 
2004-2009 Making the Connection: Healthy Living Program
1998-2004 Diabetes Prevention and Management Among Latinos in Chicago
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Special Interest Projects (SIPs)

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Contact Information

Policy, Practice and Prevention Research Center (P3RC) at the University of Illinois Chicago (UIC)
1747 W. Roosevelt Road
M/C 275, Rm 558
Chicago, IL 60608

Principal Investigator/Director
Lisa Powell, PhD
Phone: (312) 413-3544

Deputy Director
Amber Uskali, MPH
Phone: (312) 355-1086