Accelerating Implementation of CDC’s 6|18 Initiative at the State Level

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Next-Generation Sequencing in Public Health Settings

988
global health
Next-Generation Sequencing in Public Health Settings
Ethiopia
United States of America
To develop a white paper to identify where investments could best promote the development of the tools needed to enable the more effective use of next-generation sequencing in public health and to prioritize areas where further development would be most impactful.

Countdown to History: World Polio Day

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Dr. Bill Foege: A Giant in Public Health

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Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Impact Review

961
infectious disease
Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Impact Review
United States of America
To provide a comprehensive literature search on Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine impact on immunogenicity, nasopharyngeal colonization, otitis media, pneumonia, invasive pneumococcal disease and mortality.
Johns Hopkins University (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation)
CDC’s National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases; Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; International Vaccine Access Center; World Health Organization

Exposure to Perfluoroalkyl Substances

951
environmental health
Exposure to Perfluoroalkyl Substances
United States of America
To evaluate the association between exposure to Perfluoroalkyl substances and cardiometabolic outcomes and gene-environment interactions.
University of Cinncinati
CDC’s National Center for Environmental Health

Wearable Device Data for Population Health

942
chronic disease prevention
Wearable Device Data for Population Health
California, Connecticut, Florida, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Washington DC, USA
United States of America
To use the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) to describe use of wearable devices and mobile applications, and assess their willingness to share personal health data for public health surveillance.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
CDC’s National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

Business Pulse: How CDC Keeps Workers Safe on the Road

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