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Wednesday, June 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 Environmental Public Health Tracking Virtual Conference Still Available »
The National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Environ...
Monday, June 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Oregon First in Nation to Install Mobility Device-Charging Station at Statehouse »
SALEM, Ore.—For just $375, Oregon became the first state to install in its Statehouse a mobility device-charging station....
Monday, June 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDD Accepting Applications for the 2017 EPI Mentoring Program »
Health department staff are invited to apply to join the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and National Associati...
Monday, June 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Updating Health Department Staff about NACDD Applied Epidemiology Resources »
About 1,500 individuals from state and territorial health departments and allied organizations attended the conference whe...
Monday, June 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDD Work to Advance Public Health and Primary Care Collaboration »
NACDD Member, Pama Joiner and NACDD Board Member, Kathy Rocco, along with NACDD staff, and consultants had the unique oppo...

Diabetes
Saturday, May 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Save the Date! DSME Learning Opportunities »
This summer, NACDD consultants will facilitate a series of interactive telephone discussions on diabetes self-management e...
Saturday, May 13, 2017   (2 Comments - view/add)
Diabetes Council Honors Robin Edelman, A Guiding Star! »
Robin Edelman and her cat "ET" (Extra Toes)   After 30 years of experience in diabe...
Saturday, May 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coming in June: Online National DPP Coverage Toolkit »
NACDD is overseeing a two-year demonstration project in Maryland and Oregon to test coverage models for the National DPP i...
Saturday, May 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Employers in Greater Houston Targeted at Texas Engagement Meeting »
Texas is such a big state--its population is nearly 28 million. The state health department chose to concentrate efforts o...
Thursday, February 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New FAQ on USPSTF Recommendations for Screening for Abnormal Blood Glucose and Type 2 Diabetes »
In October of 2015, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) updated a grade B recommendation that pertained to sc...

Arthritis
Tuesday, July 21, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Arthritis Grassroots Advocacy Efforts Prove Effective »
Last July, the Senate Labor, Health and Human Services and, Education and Related Agencies (Labor-HHS) Appropriations Bill...
Sunday, October 19, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Arthritis is What's Working in Chronic Disease: State Health Department Arthritis Success Stories »
When you think about arthritis, what comes to mind?  Arthritis is the main cause of disability in the United States.&...
Thursday, January 16, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Arthritis Research Projects Expand Ideas for Physical Activity and SME »
Arthritis impacts the daily activities of over 22.7 million Americans.  People with Arthritis are less likely to be p...

Cancer
Monday, June 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 CDC National Cancer Conference »
2017 CDC National Cancer Conference Theme Visualizing the Future Through Prevention, Innovation, and Communicatio...
Thursday, October 16, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDD Re-Engagement with the National Colorectal Cancer Round Table »
NACDD has recently engaged with the American Cancer Society (ACS) to study the use of electronic medical records (EMR) in...

Health Equity
Monday, October 26, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
2015 Health Equity Assessment »
The National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD) is collaborating with the National Partnership for Action to...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Moving Toward Institutional Equity »
Health Equity is the cornerstone of the work we do at the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD). NACD...

Legislative & Policy
Wednesday, March 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDD Attends President's Prevention Advisory Group Meeting »
MEDIA CONTACT: John Patton, Director of Communications 770-458-7400, ext. 222 jpatton@c...
Friday, April 4, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
2015 Appropriations Fact Sheets Now Available »
NACDD annually publishes several documents related to chronic disease policy. These include Appropriations Fact Shee...

Career News
Tuesday, April 29, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Needed! Assistant/Associate Professor, Health Servies Research »
Overview The Department of Pediatrics Division of Community Health and Research (CHR) at Eastern Virginia Medical Sc...


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