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Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion/CDC


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Deputy Director
Mailstop K-40
4770 Buford Highway NE
Atlanta, GA 30341-3717

1-800-232-4636 (Voice),
1-888-232-6348 (TTY),

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Abstract

CDCís National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP) is at the forefront of the nation's efforts to prevent and control chronic diseases. The Division of Adult and Community Health (DACH) is charged with managing programs that provide cross-cutting, chronic disease and health promotion expertise. DACH's activities include Communities Putting Prevention to Work, a program developed to impact the nationís health by reducing chronic diseases related to obesity and tobacco. In addition to supporting programs that foster healthy aging and healthy communities, DASH's Prevention Research Centers (PRC), an interdependent network of community, academic, and public health partners, conduct prevention research and promote the wide use of practices proven to promote good health.

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Notes

7.13.11: Updated abstract and topics. AR

Audit

Date Entered: 7/7/2005
Date Edited: 3/6/2013
Date Revised: 8/6/2007 6:48:19 PM
Health Referral Number: HR3700
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