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Surveillance data on HIV infection, viral hepatitis, sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), and tuberculosis (TB), which are available to everyone through an interactive mapping tool.

An e-learning course to explore sex- and gender-related differences in key disease areas like immunology, cardiovascular disease, and pulmonary disease. Course materials showcase examples from basic science through clinical trials and translation into practice so users can apply this knowledge when conducting research and interpreting evidence for clinical practice.

A national network of academic, public health, and community partners working together to reduce the burden of cancer, especially among those disproportionately affected.

Publicly available datasets relevant to childhood obesity research, including obesity-related health behaviors, outcomes, and determinants; and policies and environmental factors.

A comprehensive list of national and international surveys on tobacco use, smoking cessation, secondhand smoke exposure, and other tobacco-related topics among youth, adults, and specific populations.

A summary of trends across measures of healthcare for Asians and Native Hawaiians/Pacific Islanders and figures illustrating select measures of healthcare access and quality.

Resource center that provides tools that describe why environmental changes are at the heart of making healthy living easier, and how to execute them. Tools include webinars, model policies, tool kits, databases, fact sheets, and other practical materials. 

A source of state-level data on adults with disabilities. Access information on six functional disability types: cognitive, hearing, mobility, vision, self-care, and independent living. Explore data on more than 30 health topics - including smoking, obesity, heart disease, and diabetes - among adults with or without disabilities.

A searchable database of evidence-based cancer control programs designed to provide program planners and public health practitioners easy and immediate access to program materials.

This tool allows users to analyze the world’s health levels and trends in the most recent set of annually published results. Users can use maps, plots, treemaps, arrow diagrams, and a dozen other charts to compare patterns and trends in causes and risks. This data can be used to explore the health profile within a country by age and sex; to compare countries with one another; or to investigate regional or global trends. Users can drill from a global view into country views including subnational details for some countries; can examine how disease patterns have changed over time; and can explore which causes of death and disability are increasing and which are decreasing. 

Visualize data and locate information critical to understanding minority health, health disparities, and their determinants. Data are collected from public health surveillance systems by using either their published reports or public use files.

CDC Health Disparities and Inequalities Reports and  Strategies for Reducing Health Disparities reports that highlight effective public health programs that have reduced disparities.

Statistical software designed to generate multiple summary measures to evaluate and monitor health disparities. HD*Calc supports the use of a range of health disparities measures, allowing researchers to select and apply different measures to their data.

A collection of health services research resources in health disparities, including data, tools, statistics, funding announcements, publications, and more.

Reviews of published intervention evaluations or studies that have evidence of effectiveness, feasibility, reach, sustainability, and transferability grouped by topic. Each evidence-based resource is related to one or more Healthy People 2030 objectives.

Learn about national efforts to address social determinants of health—including information about current research and resources to develop programs and policies that are informed by evidence on what's effective, replicable, scalable, and sustainable.

National HIV surveillance system that provides statistics and ongoing monitoring of HIV trends in the United States, including analysis, interpretation, and dissemination of data.

Searchable tools and innovations to improve health care quality and reduce disparities using evidence-based databases, videos, articles, and more.

Health-related measures from Medicare claims by sex, age, dual eligibility for Medicare and Medicaid, race and ethnicity, and state/territory and county. Provides users with a quick and easy way to identify areas with large numbers of vulnerable populations and to target interventions to address racial and ethnic disparities.

Collection of reports on the proceedings from the 2007 Measures of the Food and Built Environments Workshop. The supplement highlights the need for: Better reporting of validity and reliability of measures; tailoring or validation of measures for communities of populations at high risk for obesity (e.g., rural, low-income, racial/ethnic minority communities); and refinement of conceptual models.