Research Overview

PRO-Health aims to improve chronic disease prevention efforts by testing and implementing innovative behavioral programs designed to:

     – Circulate public health information to medically underserved populations
     – Reduce health care disparities
     – Capitalize on the cultural strengths and resources of a community
     – Improve quality of care


Biopsychosocial Model

PRO-Health Projects:

     – Are interdisciplinary

     – Use mixed methodologies

     – Have a strong dissemination component