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Encouraging Healthy Habits 

The center's current Applied Research Project, Activate!, focuses on child and adolescent health. We are working to increase physical activity throughout the school day and within the home life. 

 Students at Smithville Elementary play with their parents Students learn how to make hula hoops 

5th grade students and parents at Smithville Elementary made hula-hoops and learned about healthy lifestyle choices at one of many Family Fun Nights hosted at their elementary school as part of the PRC's Applied Research Project, Activate! 

See more about Activate! and other current research here