March 25, 2009 | News Release
The report calls for the immediate consolidation of food safety leadership within the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and ultimately the creation of a separate Food Safety Administration within HHS.
More than 30 Percent of Seniors Are Not Immunized Against Pneumonia in 36 States; New Report Finds Low Adult Vaccination Rates in U.S.
February 3, 2010 | News Release
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other experts recommend that all seniors should be vaccinated against pneumonia.
July 17, 2008 | News Release, Video
Return on investment of more than 5 to 1; focus on increasing physical activity, improving nutrition, and preventing smoking
June 14, 2006 | News Release
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Announces Desmond K. Runyan as New Director of Clinical Scholars Program
February 28, 2007 | News Release
The change in leadership is accompanied by a change in location for the national program office, from Stanford University to the University of North Carolina.
June 18, 2008 | News Release
Health information technology (HIT) has the potential to revolutionize the delivery of health care. This report considers in particular the growth of electronic health records and how it might affect the cost and quality of health care.
Health IT, Privacy, Medical and Design Leaders Join Committee Overseeing National Program to Forge Future of Personal Health Records
June 30, 2009 | News Release
Expanded National Advisory Committee to Lead Project HealthDesign
May 15, 2009 | News Release, Video
Six states have increased taxes in 2009; North Carolina, Wisconsin Approve Statewide Smoke-Free Laws.
March 19, 2009 | News Release
Statement of Matthew L. Myers, president, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids.
February 1, 2009 | News Release
New poll shows strong support for cigarette tax to reduce youth smoking and address the state's health care needs.