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Working With Communities to Improve Nutrition and Physical Activity

The mission of the Prevention Research Center on Nutrition and Physical Activity at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (HPRC) is to work with community partners to develop, evaluate, implement, and disseminate cost-effective strategies that will improve population nutrition and physical activity, reduce obesity and chronic disease, and improve health equity.

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Impactful Research

Together with our community partners, the HPRC has launched groundbreaking research in a variety of settings. We disseminate tool, trainings, and products within our partner communities and states, as well as nationally and internationally. Learn more about our key research and browse our products and resources.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Prevention Research Centers blue logoThe Prevention Research Center on Nutrition and Physical Activity at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (HPRC) is supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U48DP006376). The findings and conclusions are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official position of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or other funders.