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Prevention Policy & Practice Group (3PG)

Advancing population health and well-being

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About Us

We are a multi-disciplinary team of public health and preventive medicine professionals dedicated to advancing population health and well-being. Our primary program areas involve:

  • Developing models using the concept of whole health
  • Implementing health system transformation
  • Enhancing the practice of greening and health
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Healthy Living Clinic Initiative (HLCI)

HLCI is a 5-year program to advance tobacco cessation using quality improvement methods and will provide consultation to up to 40 community clinics serving at-risk populations.

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HLCI: Clinic Resources

These resources are for developing a system-based approach to advancing tobacco cessation in each HLCI partner clinic.

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HLCI: Patient Resources

These resources are for patients who have quit tobacco, or who are planning to quit tobacco.

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Whole Health Program

The Whole Health Program takes a mind-body-spirit approach to improving well-being through healthful eating, physical activity, stress reduction, and weight management.

Available November 2022

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Whole Health Coach Resources

These resources feature a telewellness curriculum for health coaches to improve the well-being of their clients through healthful eating, physical activity, stress reduction, and weight management.

Available November 2022

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Whole Health Patient Resources

These resources are for patients who are seeking to improve their well-being through healthful eating, physical activity, stress reduction, and weight management. 

Available November 2022

Capabilities

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Weight Management

We have experience in program development, evaluation, and health policy, with an emphasis on lifestyle behaviors and chronic disease prevention and control.

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Health System Transformation

Our efforts focus on advancing prevention, supporting a whole health perspective, and addressing the needs of populations with low income.

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Greening and Health

Our expertise in connecting the natural world with health and well-being spans across research, practice, and policy.