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The Student Health Service/Campus Health department at the University of Pennsylvania created videos to accompany their tobacco-free campus campaign. Watch their video, supported by the University of Pennsylvania Prevention Research Center (UPenn PRC), to learn more about their plans to … Read more
Indoor Tanning and Melanoma Risk: From Epidemiology to Policy with DeAnn Lazovich, PhD, MPH Join us to learn about the epidemiologic evidence for the association between indoor tanning and melanoma, and how research, policy, and industry reaction relate to … Read more
The University of Pennsylvania Celebrates 30 Years of the CDC’s Prevention Research Center Program UPenn PRC Anniversary Story December 2016 Prostate Cancer Evidence Academy: A Year of Progress Prostate cancer is the … Read more
In a recent Philadelphia Inquirer Commentary, Cheryl Bettigole, MD, UPenn PRC Community Advisory Board member and Director of the Division of Chronic Disease Prevention at the Philadelphia Department of Public Health, advocates broadening the tobacco tax increase adopted by the … Read more
Writing in the Philadelphia Inquirer about a loophole in the Affordable Care Act which disadvantages those who need colorectal cancer screening most, PRC Researcher Chyke A. Doubeni, MD, suggests that “this unfortunate scenario occurs in part because the U.S. Congress … Read more