May 24, 2017
Health benefits of moderate drinking may be overstated, study finds
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The benefits of light alcohol consumption, as well as the risks associated with not drinking at all, might not be as great as previously thought, according to Penn State researchers who examined the drinking habits of middle-aged adults.Read more.
May 23, 2017
Penn State researchers recognized for supporting early careers in prevention
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Society for Prevention Research (SPR) has selected Mark Greenberg, Bennett Chair of Prevention Research and founding director of the Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, and Karen Bierman, Evan Pugh Professor of Psychology, to receive its 2017 SPR Service Award.Read more.
May 23, 2017
'Extraordinary' prevention research team won’t let retirement slow them down
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — With their retirement from Penn State just a few weeks away, Edward Smith and Linda Caldwell won’t be making an ordinary departure from their life’s work. In fact, they aren’t leaving it behind … not just yet.Read more.
May 17, 2017
Society for Prevention Research honors Penn State researchers
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Two Penn State researchers will be honored by the Society for Prevention Research at its 25th annual meeting on June 1 in Washington DC.Read more.
May 11, 2017