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The Columbia Population Research Center (CPRC) is a multidisciplinary community of scholars unified by a commitment to research that addresses the health and wellbeing of vulnerable populations in the context of local and global inequalities and that informs policies affecting those populations. CPRC promotes research in four signature areas: children, youth, and families; gender, sexuality, health and HIV; immigration/migration; and urbanism. More

CPRC Calendar


New Frontiers in Poverty Research 2nd Annual Conference - May 19

Established in 2015, the Center on Poverty and Social Policy within the Columbia School of Social Work invites your participation in its second annual conference, on the theme of new frontiers in poverty research.

Fragile Families Work Group Seminar - May 12

"Consequences of Special Education on Self-Esteem and Academics," by Leah Gillion

Adolescent Health and Economic Strengthening in Sub-Saharan Africa Conference - May 12

The CPRC, ICHAD, and the Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health invite you to the second annual conference, Global Perspectives on Economic Strengthening and Adolescent Health and Education in Sub-Saharan Africa: Sharing Research Findings and Defining a Path Forward.

Immigration/Migration Conference - May 9

Linkage between Internal and International Migration