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Monday, May 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDD Impact Awards Nominations are Open! »
Each year, NACDD recognizes the important contributions our members make in the fight against chronic disease through our...
Monday, May 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Announcing the Call for Nominations for the 2017-2018 NACDD Board of Directors »
NACDD is proud to announce its 2017-2018 Board of Directors  call for nominations .   As NACDD Members,...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sign Up for GEAR:UP Journal Club »
A new round of Generate, Educate, Activate, Respond Understanding Publications (GEAR UP) groups, NACDD’s journal club, is...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
May is National Arthritis Month »
The most common type of arthritis is osteoarthritis (OA), affecting over 30 million U.S. adults and more women than men. N...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDD Celebrates Older Americans Month by Promoting the National Diabetes Prevention Program »
The effect of diabetes on older adults is staggering. Half of all adults over 65 years old have prediabetes. Three out of...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 NACDD State Activation and Response Selections »
NACDD is pleased to announce the recently selected State Activation and Response (STAR) states for 2017: New Mexico, Calif...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Toolkit on Medicaid Options for Linking Clinic and Community »
A toolkit planning tool is designed to help states prioritize prevention goals and a toolkit roadmap shows how state Med...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDD Cancer Council Connects with Members and CDC »
The NACDD Cancer Council’s recent election filled two positions on the Executive Committee, effective April 20. Krystal Mo...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Spotlight Shines on States Engaging in Vision and Eye Health »
State health departments in Alabama, Nebraska, and Ohio received funding over two years through NACDD as part of the CDC V...
Wednesday, May 17, 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...
Tuesday, April 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 CDC National Cancer Conference »
2017 CDC National Cancer Conference Theme Visualizing the Future Through Prevention, Innovation, and Communicatio...
Wednesday, January 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDD, CBS Healthwatch Promote Prediabetes Awareness »
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Monday, June 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
GEAR Groups Rolling On: Communicating the Value of Public Health »
The GEAR Groups are now well into their work and are into their fourth calls, digging deep into the substance of their top...
Wednesday, June 1, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Issues Draft Guidance to Food Industry for Voluntarily Reducing Sodium in Processed and Commerci »
FDA Issues Draft Guidance to Food Industry for Voluntarily Reducing Sodium in Processed and Commercially Prepared Food...
Wednesday, April 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Health Rankings Rate Unhealthy Behaviors By State »
Spotlight: Impact of Unhealthy Behaviors April 5, 2016:  America’s Health Rankings releases Spotlight: Impact of...
Tuesday, April 5, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
President Obama Makes Public Health Week Proclamation »
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release April 1, 2016 NATIONAL PUBLIC HEAL...
Wednesday, March 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Collaboration With Chronic Disease Groups Optimizes Outcomes For Payers And Patients »
Read the new Health Affairs blog post:  Collaboration With Chronic Disease Groups Optimizes Outcomes For Payers And...
Thursday, March 17, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Candy Companies Pledge Not to Advertise to Kids »
Members of the Food Marketing Workgroup have long urged companies to stop advertising candy to children.  Today, the...
Tuesday, February 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDD Releases Chronic Disease "Prevention Declaration" White Paper. »
NACDD Releases Chronic Disease "Prevention Declaration" White Paper. After receiving national acclaim for its poign...
Sunday, February 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Partnership with the Endocrine Society & the Partnership for Accurate Testing of Hormones (PATH) »
The NACDD is working collaboratively with CDC, the Endocrine Society and PATH to improve the quality of laboratory measure...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDD President's Challenge Tackles Health Equity »
NACDD’s President, Dr. Namvar Zohoori, has declared Health Equity as his President’s Challenge for 2016.  He is joini...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Task Force Found Evidence that Screening in the Primary Care Setting is Beneficial »
COURTESY OF NACDD GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS (Find original announcement here) U.S. Preventive Services Ta...
Wednesday, January 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Job Opportunity »
PROJECT COORDINATOR OVERVIEW The National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD) is actively seeking...
Friday, February 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDD Welcomes 2016 Mentee Cohort »
NACDD Welcomes 2016 Mentee Cohort for the National Mentorship Program in Applied Chronic Disease Epidemiology  ...
Friday, February 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
GEAR:Shift - Journal Club Edition »
GEAR:Shift is a quick cycle learning method that we developed for the Chronic Disease Management Academy last December and...
Monday, February 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDD Partners with CDC's Division of Cancer Prevention »
NACDD is collaborating with the Division of Cancer Prevention and Control at CDC to convene a meeting of interdisciplinary...
Monday, February 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDD Partners with American College of Rheumatology »
The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) has received funding from the CDC for a five-year project period to implement a...
Tuesday, December 8, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
WALKABILITY COURSE -- Metropolitan Planning Organization Regions Request for Funding Assistance »
The National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD) in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Pr...
Tuesday, November 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Prediabetes message hits the NYC airwaves »
The warning about prediabetes has hit the NYC airwaves and will run through December 20th.  Three different 30 second...
Thursday, October 29, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDD Policy White Paper Calls for Prevention-Solution to Chronic Disease Burden »
  National Association of Chronic Disease Directors Releases White Paper Calling for Prevention-Solution to Chr...
Wednesday, October 21, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Welcome to NACDD's New Board Members »
  For Immediate Release National Association Of Chronic Disease Directors Installs New Leaders O...
Monday, August 31, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
GA DPH with Partners Create a New Language and Food Nutrition Curriculm »
With funding from the Office of Minority Health, the Georgia Department of Public Health, in a strong public and private p...
Monday, August 31, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gestational Diabetes Collaborative Experiences Demonstrate the Link Between Better Data and Care »
Increasing prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), currently estimated at 5%-6%, puts about 240,000 women at ri...
Monday, August 31, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Chronic Disease Directors Regional Meetings Wrapping Up for the Year »
Chronic Disease Directors in each region worked together to develop agendas designed to take deep dives into the issues fa...
Monday, August 31, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
States Work with Partners to Address Million Hearts - New Success Stories in What's Working Database »
NACDD is a proud Million Hearts partner organization.  One of our most exciting projects is working with state health...

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