The Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center has been leading the field of prevention science since 1998, using research to create programs and inform policies that promote the health and well-being of children and families.
Shaping Programs, Changing Lives
Research projects and programs that promote healthy lifestyles
Elevating Prevention Science
Infrastructure and operational support for interdisciplinary research
Creating a New Generation of Researchers
Pre- and Post-doctoral training in prevention science
Research that Informs Policy
Evidence-based prevention practices to guide decision-making
December 3, 2021
New study shows benefits of mindfulness for middle-school teachers
December 2, 2021
Penn State partners with science center to give children 'Science Adventures'
November 30, 2021
Research finds flawed federal monitoring of students of color with disabilities
November 22, 2021
Teaching mindfulness to help navigate change
Tue Dec 07
Seminar: "Subtle Slights and the Impact of Bias on Mental Wellbeing"
Shakoor Ward, Ph.D. Professional Development Coordinator, Penn State Affirmative Action Office
- Tuesday December 7, 2021 from 12:00 pm–1:00 pm
- Attend via Zoom: https://psu.zoom.us/j/96357040079
Tue Jan 11
PRC Center Meeting
- Tuesday January 11, 2022 from 12:00 pm–1:00 pm
- Location: To be announced
Fri Jan 14
Symposium: "Leveraging Systems to Improve and Expand Child Sexual Abuse Prevention"
Hosted by the Penn State Child Study Center
- Friday January 14, 2022 from 8:30 am–12:00 pm
- Foster Auditorium, Paterno Library