Articles, Reports, Briefs

September 21, 2022
This annual report tracks federal, state, and local investment in public health and how underinvestment in public health programs hobbled the COVID-19 response, exacerbates health inequities, and continues to put Americans' lives and livelihoods at risk.
September 21, 2022
The Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) Literature Summaries provide a snapshot of the latest research related to specific social determinants of health.
July 28, 2022
The AACR has been a longtime leader in advancing the science of cancer health disparities and the AACR Cancer Disparities Progress Report is an new initiative with the overarching goal of increasing public understanding of cancer health disparities and of the vital importance of cancer health…
July 7, 2022
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) Division of Cancer Prevention and Control selected four National Comprehensive Cancer Control Program (NCCCP) award recipients (pilot sites) to conduct a pilot project, Improving the Health and Wellness of Cancer Survivors in Rural…
July 7, 2022
This column presents a technical package of interventions that have been prioritized at ASTHO to support state health equity efforts.
July 7, 2022
This set from US Cancer Statistics contains data on cancers diagnosed through 2019.
June 8, 2022
This webpage from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides suggestions for sun protection.
June 8, 2022
“Cancer Screening Prevalence and Associated Factors Among US Adults” is a special collection of 11 articles that look at cancer screening trends, what influences cancer screening participation, and public health practices that help increase screening in specific populations.
June 8, 2022
The National Hispanic Council on Aging (NHCOA) and National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF) released results from a recent joint poll conducted by Morning Consult, focusing on the importance of health equity in addressing barriers to care.
May 12, 2022
The Cancer Trends Progress Report, continually updated since its first issue in 2001, summarizes our nation's advances against cancer in relation to Healthy People targets set forth by the Department of Health and Human Services.