Whitney Hammond, Chronic Disease Director at the N.H. Department of Health and Human Services, discusses lessons learned in public relations while investigations continued into a cluster of pediatric cancer cases in her state.



PATH Plans
On the Action tab, find two new Partnership for the Accurate Testing of Hormones (PATH) plans.

Socially Determined Podcast
Board President Dr. Gabriel Kaplan discusses Public Health 3.0 with Dr. Karen DeSalvo.

Lupus MMWR
A new report on racial disparities in mortality due to SLE in the Atlanta area.

Reducing the Burden of Cancer in North Carolina

The N.C. Cancer Prevention and Control Branch (CPCB), with state partners, collaborated to release “Reducing the Burden of Cancer in North Carolina: A Data and Resource Guide for Communities to Fight Cancer” in November 2017, providing a mid-plan update on six priority cancers: lung, colorectal, female breast, prostate, melanoma, and cervical cancers.


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