Links

Cancer Control Planet
PLANET (Plan, Link, Act, Network with Evidence-based Tools) is a Web portal that provides planners and researchers with access to data and resources to design, implement, and evaluate evidence-based cancer control programs.

Community Health Promotion Handbook - Action Guides to Improve Community Health
Partnership for Prevention and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention developed this handbook. It is an evidence-based tool that bridges the gap between research and practice.

Guide to Community Preventive Services
The Guide to Community Preventive Services (the Community Guide) is a free resource of evidence-based recommendations and findings about what works to improve public health. Recommendations are developed by a Task Force and are based on a scientific systematic review process.

Health Promotion Research Center
The Health Promotion Research Center (HPRC) is a Prevention Research Center funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention through the Prevention Research Centers Program. HPRC conducts community-based dissemination research with the goal of promoting the health and well-being of middle-aged and older adults, particularly those with low-incomes and in ethnic/cultural groups that are at increased risk of chronic disease.

Institute of Medicine Report on Cancer Prevention and Early Detection
The online version of this Institute of Medicine publication is completely searchable. Ordering information is provided for hardcover and PDF copies of the report.

NIH Consensus Development Program
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Consensus Development Program generates evidence-based consensus statements addressing issues of importance to healthcare providers, policymakers, patients, researchers, and the general public. Consensus topics addressed previously include enhancing use and quality of colorectal cancer screening (2010), and family history and improving health (2009), among others.

Preventing Chronic Disease: Public Health Research, Practice and Policy
Preventing Chronic Disease is a peer-reviewed journal published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The site contains information for authors and reviewers.