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HPDP Welcomes Public Health Prevention Service Fellow

January 18, 2013

The UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (HPDP) is pleased to welcome Daniella Uslan as a CDC Public Health Prevention Service Fellow focusing on sustainable agriculture initiatives. The prestigious three-year fellowship aims to prepare public health professionals for … Read more

HPDP researcher leads national falls prevention initiative

October 18, 2012

September 22 is the first day of Fall, and it’s also a day when passionate people across the country will stand together to observe the 5th annual National Falls Prevention Awareness Day. This year’s theme, Standing Together to Prevent Falls, seeks … Read more

Study aims at improving health of American Indians

October 11, 2012

American Indian children have a far greater risk of developing childhood obesity and type 2 diabetes than any other ethnic group in the United States. But little attention has been focused on the opportunities tribal policymakers have to implement policies, … Read more