The Office of Disease Prevention

Providing guidance in prevention research methodology, identifying gaps in existing evidence, and increasing the visibility of prevention research.

Training in Prevention Research Methods

Courses, webinars, and other training in prevention research methodology.


Resources for Researchers

A library of federal tools and resources to help you develop and conduct prevention research projects.



Upcoming Partner Events

2018 Research Conference on Sleep and the Health of Women

Sponsored by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

October 16, 2018 - 7:00 a.m. ET
October 17, 2018 - 7:00 a.m. ET

Community Preventive Services Task Force Meeting

Sponsored by the Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF)
Register by October 11, 2018

October 17, 2018 - 9:00 a.m. ET
October 18, 2018 - 9:00 a.m. ET

High-Resolution Patient Data and Digital Biomarker Discovery

Sponsored by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)

October 18, 2018 - 12:00 noon ET


Request for Information — Soliciting Feedback on the BRAIN Initiative

Public comments accepted through November 15, 2018

November 15, 2018

Request for Information — Surgeon General's Call to Action: “Community Health and Prosperity”

Public comments accepted through November 5, 2018

November 05, 2018