What Is PAPREN?
Applied Evaluation Project
Equity and Resilience Work Group
Parks and Green Space Work Group
Rural Active Living Work Group
School Wellness Work Group
Transportation Policy & Planning Work Group
Worksite Work Group
Charles Branas answers your questions about Changing Places for Health and Safety
Dr. Charles Branas, PhD, was the PAPREN Grand Rounds speaker in February 2021. He reviewed his work with collaborators on "in situ" place-based change ...
Aug 4, 2021
Opportunities for two PAPREN Work Group Fellows and PAPREN Communications Fellow
Fellows serve as integral members of the PAPREN family. Each of the six PAPREN Work Groups support a Fellow. We described this model in a previous blo ...
Jun 30, 2021
Did you miss the PAPREN Network call in May?
The May 26 PAPREN Network call focused on results of the annual evaluation survey and next steps. PAPREN PIs Stephenie Lemon and Jamie Chriqui first p ...
Jun 3, 2021
National Bike Month – No Better Time for Investing in Physical Activity
The League of American Bicyclists is a national non-profit dedicated to building a Bicycle Friendly America for everyone. We know that people who bike ...
May 6, 2021
Have you taken the PAPREN annual evaluation survey yet?
Not yet, I’m really busy. Does it really matter if I answer? Yes! We need members’ help to achieve the PAPREN vision of a Network that brings div ...
Apr 1, 2021
Make a resolution to be active with PAPREN this year
Welcome to 2021! With the holidays behind us, PAPREN is gearing up for the year ahead. Ken Rose of CDC’s Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity a ...
Jan 7, 2021
PAPREN announces vision statement and “stairwell” pitch statements
On the October 2020 Network call, PAPREN leadership presented the final PAPREN vision statement and stairwell (not elevator!) pitch statements. How w ...
Nov 4, 2020
Introducing the Physical Activity Alliance
Have you heard about the Physical Activity Alliance? The National Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity, National Physical Activity Plan Allian ...
Oct 5, 2020
We Need Parks and Green Space during the Pandemic
The chairs of the PAPREN Parks & Green Space Work Group recently published a commentary about keeping these places open during the COVID-19 pandem ...
Sep 2, 2020
PAPREN Fellows and Groups
What is a PAPREN Fellow? Groups are a vital feature of PAPREN. They provide a place for networking, but their most important function is coordinating ...
Sep 3, 2020
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PAPREN is supported by Cooperative Agreement Number U48DP006381 from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.