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HopeWorks8_cropped_200 Workplace intervention promotes healthy child care workers

The health and wellness of NC child care workers will will be getting a boost thanks to a new intervention program at the UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention. Care2BWell, which is directed by UNC HPDP Research Fellows Dr. Dianne Ward …

Lori Carter-Edwards preferred_250 HPDP Deputy Director publishes guide for engaging faith-based communities

HPDP Researcher Lori Carter-Edwards, Ph.D., recently published a chapter in Lead the way: principles and practices in community and civic engagement, a book that will act as a public health guide for engaging faith-based communities. The chapter explai …

Ribisl@_250 Tobacco cessation research provides resources for policymakers and practitioners

On October 30, the New York City Council passed new legislation raising the minimum age to buy cigarettes from 18 to 21. HPDP Research Fellow Kurt Ribisl and project manager Ashley Leighton submitted testimony to the city council in favor of the legisl …