NC high school students embrace public health advocacy

May 30, 2014

A group of North Carolina high school students are making strides in public health and youth advocacy, thanks to a partnership with the UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention and Strengthening the Black Family, a community-based organization in … Continued

HPDP research seek voice for immigrant populations

May 8, 2014

HPDP researchers Eugenia Eng and Alexandra  Lightfoot and community partner Florence Siman are working with an interdisciplinary team at UNC on the Envisioning Health Project.  Envisioning Health is led by Mimi Chapman (UNC School of Social Work) and is focused … Continued

No Kid Hungry NC joins HPDP

May 8, 2014

The UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (HPDP) is excited to announce a new initiative with No Kid Hungry North Carolina to help expand access to federal nutrition programs including School Breakfast and Summer Meals to reduce hunger … Continued