IMPROVING LOUISIANA'S PUBLIC HEALTH

Tulane PRC researches state-level strategies

POLICY IN ACTION

States lack enforcement of school physical activity policies, study finds

MAKIN' GROCERIES

Tulane PRC-led project explores neighborhood shopping patterns

STEPPING INTO SHAPE

Meet the Bunny Friend walking group

STEPPING TO SCHOOL 2014

KidsWalk Coalition releases school walkability report

FIT NOLA GOLD

Tulane University is certified healthy

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NEXT EVENT

APR 20 1-3 p.m.

Louisiana Obesity Prevention & Management Commission

Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Presentation Room, 2nd floor of Administration Building, 6400 Perkins Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70808

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ABOUT THE PRC

The PRC conducts a variety of research projects to characterize the environmental factors that promote physical activity or excess calorie consumption. The Core Research Project studies the effect of interventions that change these environmental factors, using community-based participatory research (CBPR) methods.

OUR TEAM
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Isobel Healy, Program Manager

Isobel Healy, MPH, supports research studies related to increasing physical activity, including the dissemination and impact of physical activity policies, environmental conditions that encourage children and families to walk and bike, as well as physical education policy and curriculum in some New Orleans public schools.… read more

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