STEPPING INTO SHAPE

Meet the Bunny Friend walking group

WHOLE CITIES FOUNDATION

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

MAKIN' GROCERIES

Tulane PRC-led project explores neighborhood shopping patterns

STEPPING TO SCHOOL 2014

KidsWalk Coalition releases school walkability report

POLICY IN ACTION

States lack enforcement of school physical activity policies, study finds

IMPROVING LOUISIANA'S PUBLIC HEALTH

Tulane PRC researches state-level strategies

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NEXT EVENT

NOV 14 12 - 1:30 p.m.

Obesity related policies: Influences on communities, schools, and individual outcomes

Room 1203, 12th Floor, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans

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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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