UW Research

Health Promotion Research Center (HPRC)



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

Core Services Offered

UW HPRC collaborates with partners in diverse communities and settings. The center develops, tests, and disseminates evidence-based health promotion strategies. UW HPRC strives to promote health equity in all the work we do.

Funding Information

CDC from 2019-2024
NIH from 2014-2023
DOH from 2014-2022

Reporting Structure

India Ornelas, Interim Chair, Department of Health Systems and Population Health

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

Additional Resource

UW Health Promotion Research Center Facebook Page