WHOLE CITIES FOUNDATION

New foundation names Tulane PRC & ReFresh as partners on first project

IMPROVING LOUISIANA'S PUBLIC HEALTH

Tulane PRC researches state-level strategies

POLICY IN ACTION

States lack enforcement of school physical activity policies, study finds

STEPPING TO SCHOOL

KidsWalk Coalition to update school walkability report

STEPPING INTO SHAPE

Meet the Bunny Friend walking group

MAKIN' GROCERIES

Tulane PRC-led project explores neighborhood shopping patterns

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NEXT EVENT

AUG 25 1-4 p.m.

The LA Obesity Prevention and Management Commission

Louisiana Department of Health & Hospitals, (Room 118), 628 N. 4th Street, Baton Rouge, LA

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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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Mary Kathryn Poole, Consultant

Mary Kathryn Poole, MPH conducts public health policy research for the Prevention Research Center (PRC) at Tulane University. Her work focuses on identifying evidence-based strategies to increase healthy eating and physical activity in New Orleans and Louisiana. She disseminates findings to policymakers and stakeholders in… read more

     
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