UW Research

Health Promotion Research Center



To partner with communities to conduct prevention research that promotes healthy aging and is incorporated into community practice.

Core Services Offered

HPRC collaborates with partners in diverse communities and settings. The Center develops, tests, and disseminates innovative health promotion strategies. HPRC focuses on vulnerable populations to improve health and reduce disparities.

Funding Information

CDC from 2019-2024
AARP Foundation from 2017-2021
NIH from 2014-2023
DOH from 2014-2021

Reporting Structure

Jeffrey Harris, Chair, Department of Health Services

Related UW Entities

School of Medicine, School of Nursing

External Partners

Sound Generations (previously known as Senior Services)
Washington State Department of Health
Group Health Research Institute
American Cancer Society
Sea Mar Community Health Centers
American Diabetes Association
Asian Counseling and Referral Service
Washington Healthcare Authority
Seattle & King County Public Health Department