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Tuesday, January 20, 2015
CDC Foundation and Cubist Work to Improve Patient Safety and Antimicrobial Stewardship in U.S. Hospitals
To better protect patients, the CDC Foundation received a nearly $1 million grant from Cubist to develop patient safety outcome measures and measurement tools for hospital-based programs dedicated to improving antibiotic use, commonly referred to as antibiotic stewardship programs. read more >
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
CDC Foundation Receives Nearly $4.6 Million to Track Tobacco Use in Sub-Saharan Africa
The four-year grant will enable the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in partnership with the World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa, to build and enhance tobacco use surveillance and research capacity in sub-Saharan Africa, providing nationally representative data to track tobacco use and trends across the region. read more >

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