Mission Statement

About the Yale-Griffin PRC

Primary areas of focus

  • Preventing type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease
  • Investigating the role of nutrition in health
  • Promoting healthful eating and physical activity
  • Improving food security
  • Addressing social determinants of health

 Primary beneficiaries

Residents of Greater New Haven, the Lower Naugatuck Valley, and other Connecticut communities

Other roles

Providing training and ongoing education to public health students and practitioners, medical residents, collaborators, members of partnering organizations and communities, and PRC staff