Turning great ideas into healthier communities

Project

California Public Health Practice Based Research Network

Project Director(s)

Lynn Silver

PHI is home to the California Public Health Practice Based Research Network , which seeks to bring together researchers from public health departments and academia to identify and answer relevant questions about the effectiveness and design of public health systems. Currently funded research includes the DIRECT study: Improving the Reach and Effectiveness of STD Prevention, Screening, and Treatment Services in Local Public Health Systems, which is studying the delivery  of STD services in California and Alabama local health departments, in collaboration with the Alabama PBRN and the University of Alabama.