Laurel Copeland, PhD
MHRN Site Prinicipal Investigator 

Center for Applied Health Research
2102 Birdcreek Drive
Temple, TX 96502


  • Location: Temple, Texas
  • Director:  Alan Stevens, PhD
  • Year established:  2010
  • Active studies:29 in 2012
  • Peer-reviewed publications: 13 in 2012
  • Website:


Baylor Scott & White Health


The mission of Baylor Scott & White Center for Applied Health Research is to facilitate health research focused on the improvement of care delivery and the well-being of our community. For more information, visit


Special Research Facilities

  • Community Research Center for Senior Health

Top 3 Funding Agencies

  • Veterans Health Administration
  • Commonwealth Fund
  • National Institute on Aging
  • Administration on Aging