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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


President Bollinger Announces the Sexual Health Initiative to Foster Transformation (SHIFT)

On Friday, February 27th, President Bollinger announced a major research initiative at Columbia to advance prevention of sexual violence lead by CPRC faculty member, Jennifer Hirsch, Professor of Sociomedical Sciences at Mailman School of Public Health.

CPRC Seminar - Feb. 12

Neeraj Kaushal, "How Consumer Price Subsidies affect Nutrition: Evidence from India's Public Distribution System"

CPRC Seminar - Mar. 12

Fred Ssewamala, "The Impact and Cost of Economic Strengthening Interventions on AIDS-Affected Children and Adolescents: Lessons from Randomized Experimental Studies in Uganda"

Fragile Families Work Group seminar - Mar. 5

Jayanti Owens, Princeton University