Public Health & Prevention


Completed CPH Foundation Surveys:

This effort was launched in the Summer of 2009 to collect stories of successful public health efforts.

National Corporate Weight Management program

National Truth Campaign

Humboldt County, CA Health Impact Assessment

Central MA Oral Health Initiative

Michigan Local Public Health Accreditation

New York, NY Comprehensive Oral Health Program

Chapel Hill, NC Childrens Fire Safety Program

Richmond, VA Certified Childrens' Vision Screenings

Price County, WI Rural Non-Traditional Dental Home



CDC's Public Health Research

Dr. Anne Schuchat, Director, Nat'l Center for Immunization & Resp. Diseases, CDC

Public Health Research in an Academic Setting

Dr. David Jernigan, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins University

Applied Research in Public Health Laboratories

Dr. Joanne Bartkus, Director, Public Health Laboratory, Minnesota Dept. of Health

Prevention Research Centers

Dr. Richard Crosby, University of Kentucky

Public Health:  What is it & Why Should Everyone Care?

Dr. Tanja Popovic, Acting Chief Science Officer, CDC


Dr. Melinda Wharton, Deputy Director of the CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases

Health Marketing at the CDC

Dr. Jay Bernhardt, Director of the CDC's National Center for Health Marketing

Health Marketing and Communication

Dr. Katherine Lyon Daniel, Deputy Director of the CDC's National Center for Health Marketing

Patient Safety

Staff from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention



What is Public Health?

Ten Great Public Health Achievements:  United States, 1900-1999

Published by the CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

Preventive Care:  A National Profile on Use, Disparities and Health Benefits

Published by Partnership for Prevention