National Academy of Medicine

Poor Education Predicts Poor Health – A Challenge Unmet by American Medicine

  In his first address to Congress, George Washington urged their promotion of “Science and Literature” as the surest bas
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Shifting the Paradigm in HIV Prevention and Treatment Service Delivery Toward Differentiated Care for Youth

Abstract Despite significant progress in the fight against HIV/AIDS in the United States, HIV
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A Proposed Approach for Implementing Genomics-Based Screening Programs for Healthy Adults

The central idea of early disease detection and treatment is essentially simple. However, the path to its succe
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Fifth Annual DC Public Health Case Challenge

In 2017, the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) and the Roundtable on Population Health Improvement at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and
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Clinical Perspectives on Obesity Treatment: Challenges, Gaps, and Promising Opportunities

Introduction In April 2017, the Roundtable on Obesity Solutions of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering
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Investing in Children to Promote America’s Prosperity

“America, the land of opportunity” has been the historical rallying cry inspiring individuals to work their hardest to succeed. Although today’s chi
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Social Determinants of Health 101 for Health Care: Five Plus Five

Introduction Social determinants of health (SDoH) is a relatively new term in health care. As defined by the World Health Organization (
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