National Academy of Medicine

Building a Culture of Health Equity at the Federal Level

“Health disparities are the physical embodiment of inequity in opportunities. And these inequities in opportunity have been socially created, wh
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A Population Health Strategy for Diabetes: New Partners, New Opportunities

Introduction Diabetes challenges the nation’s health in many ways. As of 2012, one in 11 Americans was living with the disease (CDC, 2014a),
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CDC’s 6|18 Initiative: Accelerating Evidence into Action

Introduction The long delay between the creation of new evidence for primary prevention by public health and widespread adoption into best practice
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Key Principles to Accelerate Progress in Noncommunicable Disease Care and Treatment

In recent years, many people in the global health community have advocated for greater attention to the prevention
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