Accelerating Implementation of the 6|18 Initiative

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chronic disease
Accelerating Implementation of the 6|18 Initiative
United States of America
To educate local and regional philanthropies about CDC's 6|18 Initiative and engage in a cross-sector discussion about potential opportunities to accelerate and sustain implementation of the 6|18 Initiative and to achieve short and longer-term health and cost returns on investment in participating pilot states.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
CDC's Office of the Associate Director of Policy; Grantmakers In Health

We Can, I Can: Take Action on World Cancer Day 2017

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Bloomberg Philanthropies Commits $360M in Tobacco Control Support

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Tobacco Use: Turning Workplace Challenges into Opportunities

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Vital Support for Zika Response Provided by Pfizer and Pfizer Foundation Contributions

To support efforts to stem the Zika outbreak, the CDC Foundation announced a $1 million donation from the Pfizer Foundation in funding for the comprehensive Zika response. Additionally, in-kind donations of up to 170,000 doses of injectable reversible contraceptive product from Pfizer have been provided for the Zika Contraception Access Network (Z-CAN) in Puerto Rico. In addition to donations of products and funding from multiple partners, this donation will provide essential support against this growing health threat for women who choose to delay or avoid pregnancy.

Study Offers Insights into Youth Cigarette Smoking in 45 Countries

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Lowell Healthy Homes Program

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environmental health
Lowell Healthy Homes Program
Massachusetts, USA
United States of America
To measure cotinine levels in 180 urine samples from elders living in public housing in Lowell, Massachusetts in order to assess the effectiveness of a smoking ban.
University of Massachusetts Lowell
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health
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