PRC Impact Stories
Impact Stories reflect Prevention Research Center (PRC) contributions, research project findings, and impacts from the 2014–2019 funding cycle. These stories emphasize the community partnerships and collaborations that enabled the projects to be successful.
Learn more about how the Florida Prevention Research Center collaborated with the Healthy Pinellas Consortium to address the high rates of obesity among children in Pinellas County Florida.
Read more about how the Minnesota Department of Health and the University of Minnesota’s Healthy Youth Development – Prevention Research Center joined forces to improve teen sexual health.
Read more about the partnership between the NYU-CUNY PRC, the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York City Public Housing Authority, and community-based organizations to improve health among East/Central Harlem residents in New York City.
Learn more about how the Oregon Prevention Research Center adapted a teen AIDS and early pregnancy prevention program to make it relevant for young people in Native American and Native Alaskan communities.
Learn more about how the Rochester Prevention Research Center/National Center for Deaf Health Research worked closely with partners to develop an intervention to prevent obesity and address healthy weight with sign language users.