The Imprints Center is dedicated to deepening our understanding of the origins and unfolding of health and disease over the life course. Lifecourse Studies Lifecourse studies track disease and health across the lifespan of members of a study population. Seminars See upcoming seminars. Collaboration The Imprints Center is a collaboration of the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute. Faculty Our researchers are engaged in key studies that examine a wide array of environmental and genetic exposures.