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Audio Clips

In Their Own Words

Type
In Their Own Words

 

Topic
Obesity

School-Based Interventions to Prevent Obesity: What Works and How it Can Improve Children’s Health

New or recently posted Community Guide Audio ClipThe Community Preventive Services Task Force recommends three school-based intervention approaches to prevent childhood obesity. Drs. Jamie Chriqui and Ramona Finnie and Ms. Caitlin Merlo talk with CDC’s Dr. John Anderton about the systematic review evidence and how the CPSTF recommendations can be implemented in schools to improve children’s health.

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Recorded October, 2017

 

Type
In Their Own Words

 

Topic
Diabetes

Prevent Diabetes STAT™: Using Evidence from Clinical and Community-Based Research

Prevent Diabetes STAT™—a national campaign targeting providers to screen, test, and act today to help patients with prediabetes—was developed using recommendations from the Community Preventive Services Task Force and the Clinical Preventive Services Task Force. Drs. Christopher Holliday and Patrick Remington talk with CDC’s Dr. John Anderton about the development of the campaign and the benefits of drawing from evidence-based recommendations.

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Recorded October, 2016

 

Spotlight

Type
Spotlight

 

Topic
The Community Guide
Community Preventive Services Task Force

Spotlight: John M. Clymer

New or recently posted Community Guide Audio ClipJohn Clymer, a member of the Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) since 2002, chaired the committee responsible for the 2017 Annual Report to Congress: Providing the Science to Support Military Readiness and Resilience. Mr. Clymer has testified before various legislatures, given numerous Congressional briefings, and appeared on NBC Nightly News, Fox News, CNBC, public radio, and in print media such as The New York Times and USA Today. Listen to him talk with CDC’s Dr. John Anderton about the 2017 Annual Report to Congress and how CPSTF recommendations have been used to improve the health and safety of our military and how they can be used to benefit our military going forward.

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Recorded February, 2018

 

Type
Spotlight

 

Topic
The Community Guide
Community Preventive Services Task Force

Spotlight: Jamie F. Chriqui, PhD, MHS

New or recently posted Community Guide Audio ClipDr. Jamie Chriqui has been a Community Preventive Services Task Force member since 2016. She is a professor of health policy and administration in the School of Public Health at the University of Illinois at Chicago and a leading authority on public health policy surveillance and evaluation. Listen to her talk with CDC’s Dr. John Anderton about her experiences and how decision makers at all levels can use CPSTF findings to improve health and safety in their communities.

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Recorded October, 2017

 

Type
Spotlight

 

Topic
The Community Guide
Tobacco

Spotlight: William Calvert, MS, MPH, MBA

William Calvert, deputy director for population health with the United States Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center has served as a Liaison to the Community Preventive Services Task Force since 1998. In recent years, the U.S. Navy has used Task Force recommendations to reduce tobacco use and improve the health for their active duty, beneficiary, and civilian workforce – about 827,000 people world-wide. Listen to him discuss how his center has used The Community Guide to help ensure workforce readiness in support of the National Military Strategy.

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Recorded February, 2017

 

Type
Spotlight

 

Topic
The Community Guide

Spotlight: Jennifer Bishop-Crawford, ScD, MPH

Dr. Jennifer Bishop-Crawford has used The Community Guide as a resource throughout her careers in public health and education. Listen to her talk with CDC’s Dr. John Anderton about development of the women’s health fact sheet and how she’s come to rely on The Community Guide as a dependable resource.

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Recorded October, 2016

 

Type
Spotlight

 

Topic
The Community Guide
Community Preventive Services Task Force

Spotlight: Jonathan E. Fielding, MD, MPH, MBA

Dr. Jonathan Fielding, chair of the Community Preventive Services Task Force has been part of The Community Guide since its beginning in 1996. Listen to him speak with CDC’s Dr. John Anderton about his experiences and the future public health endeavors of the Task Force.

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Recorded October, 2016

 

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