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Strategies for Reducing Health Disparities

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a report on public health interventions that are proven effective or show promise in reducing health disparities. The report, Strategies for Reducing Health Disparities - Selected CDC-Sponsored Interventions, United States, 2014, "highlights examples of health interventions that address various topics in the 2013 report,CDC Health Disparities and Inequalities Report-United States, 2013.

Congressional Briefings

2014 U.S. Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth
Sponsored by the American College of Sports Medicine
Tuesday, April 29th, 2:30 p.m.
1312 Longworth House Office Building

Promising Practices to Promote Tobacco-Free Active Living and Healthy Eating in Low Socioeconomic Status Communities
Sponsored by Break-Free Alliance and Trust for America's Health
Wednesday, April 30th, 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
215 Senate Visitor Center

Clearing the Air: Big City Leadership on E-Cigarettes in the Absence of FDA Action
Sponsored by The Big Cities Health Coalition (BCHC),
Thursday, May 1st, 2:00 p.m.
Room 203-02 Senate Visitor Center.


Climate Change and Health: A Framework for Action
Sponsored by the Public Health Institute, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials and National Association of County and City Health Officials.
Wednesday, May 14th, Noon - 1:15 p.m. (EDT) - webinar
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