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The SEPA Program

The Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) Program funds innovative K-12 STEM and Informal Science Education (ISE) educational projects. SEPA projects create partnerships among biomedical and clinical researchers and K-12 teachers and schools, museums and science centers, media experts, and other educational organizations. SEPA K-12 resources target state and national K-12 standards for STEM teaching and learning and are rigorously evaluated for effectiveness. SEPA is sponsored by the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

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featured websiteFat Dogs and Coughing Horses: Animal Contributions towards a Healthier Citizenry is a cooperative effort among Purdue University's College of Veterinary Medicine, Discovery Learning Research Center at Discovery Park, College of Education, Agricultural Communication, College of Health and Human Sciences, Science Bound Program; public schools in Indiana; and The Children's Museum of Indianapolis to develop, evaluate and disseminate educational programs for K-12 students, parents, teachers, and the public about the science involved in keeping people healthy.

The project will emphasize health issues that affect both people and animals: obesity prevention, cancer prevention and asthma. more

PI SPOTLIGHT

Nancy P. Moreno, Ph.DNancy P. Moreno, Ph.D
Professor, Allied Health Sciences & Family and Community Medicine
Senior Associate Director, CEO
Editorial Director, BioEd Online and K8 Science
Center for Educational Outreach
Baylor College of Medicine
2450 Holcombe Blvd., Suite O138
Houston, TX 77021
Phone: (713)798-8207
Email: nmoreno@bcm.edu