Our mission is to bridge research, practice and policy to improve community health and achieve equity.


The Prevention Research Center in St. Louis (PRC-StL) explores behaviors that place people at risk for chronic diseases such as obesity, cancer and diabetes. Center researchers conduct and share research on physical activity, policy, the built environment, and the translation of evidence into public health practice, while placing particular emphasis on vulnerable populations.

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Studying: MPH/MBA 2021

Hometown: Cedar Falls, Iowa

Undergraduate College & Major/ Minor: University of Iowa, Health Promotion

Three things you have with you at all times: hair tie, phone, contact lenses

What are your hobbies or activities when you are not studying or working? Yelp-ing and working on my Spanish

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