People who receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits are likely to fall short of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans in the intake of vegetables. Idaho's Physical Activity and Nutrition Program (IPAN) partnered with local task forces and associations to increase the number of farmers markets accepting SNAP benefits. Read more
With generous support and participation from CDC's National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, NACDD has brought together Chronic Disease Directors for regional meetings to share management and leadership strategies and innovation. Read More
With funding from the Office of Minority Health, the Georgia Department of Public Health, in a strong public and private partnership with other government agencies and community-based organizations, aims to leverage past collective impact successes in chronic disease and language nutrition to create a new curriculum targeting early childhood educators in three unique urban and rural communities and to reduce health disparities. Read more
Four states have submitted success stories to NACDD's What's Working Database to highlight their Million Hearts® Stakeholder Workshops. NACDD is a proud Million Hearts partner organization. One of our most exciting projects is working with state health departments to convene a one-day Million Hearts Stakeholders Workshop. Read moreor to download Million Hearts® Briefing Documentclick here.
With generous support and participation from CDC's National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, NACDD has brought together Chronic Disease Directors for regional meetings to share management and leadership strategies and innovation. Read more
The Patient Access Network Foundation (PAN) has recently launced a the PAN Challege. A key element of the Challenge is a Call for Papers, focused on the topic of cost-sharing. To learn more about the Call for Papers download document or visit website.
The Coordinated Chronic Disease Calendar is a joint effort by the CDC and NACDD to provide a comprehensive overview of upcoming events, webinars, meetings, and professional development opportunities for chronic disease professionals. Click here to see what's coming up!