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These resources may be of interest to community members and investigators interested in healthy aging research and programming.

Listservs, enewsletters, and email updates

Beactive: Washington Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity [listserv]

Cancer Prevention Research [listserv]
From the UC Berkeley Prevention Research Center for Family and Community Health.

CDC Prevention Research Centers Program [email updates]

Healthy Aging List [listserv]
A CDC-sponsored forum to exchange information, meeting announcements, and new research findings. Send an email requesting to be added to the list.

National Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity (NCPPA) [enewsletter]
Sign up on the NCPPA Web site.

Obesity Prevention Research [listserv]
From the UC Berkeley Prevention Research Center for Family and Community Health.

Healthy Aging

Environmental and Policy Change Clearinghouse
A searchable database of resources, tools, and concrete strategies that support local efforts in environmental and policy change for healthy aging.

Environmental and Policy Change to Support Healthy Aging Series.
Modules include webinars and presentations on :

Introduction to Environmental and Policy Change for Healthy Aging
Optimal Living Environments for Healthy Aging
Integrated Approaches to Mobility
Emerging Environmental Issues in Healthy Aging

Evidence-Based Leadership Council
The Evidence-Based Leadership Council is a national collaborative of health innovation leaders who represent evidence-based programs and community-based organizations dedicated to adult wellness.

Online Training Modules on Introduction to Health Promotion Programs for Older Adults. NCOA Center for Healthy Aging.
Modules include:

Making the Case for Health Promotion within the Older Population
What is Evidence-Based Health Promotion?
Assuring Program Quality: The Importance of Reach and Adoption
Assuring Program Quality: The Importance of Fidelity
Assuring Program Quality: The Importance of Maintenance

Pocket Guide to Staying Healthy at 50+ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

CDC Promotes Public Health Approach To Address Depression among Older Adults. Critical Issue Brief. Health Aging Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Available at: www.cdc.gov/aging/pdf/CIB_mental_health.pdf

The State of Mental Health and Aging in America. Issue Brief 2: Addressing Depression in Older Adults: Selected Evidence-Based Programs. Atlanta, GA: National Association of Chronic Disease Directors; 2009. Available at: www.cdc.gov/aging/pdf/mental_health_brief_2.pdf

Health Disparities

CDC health disparities resources

Intercultural Cancer Council Caucus

National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities

US DHHS Office of Minority Health

Health Promotion and Marketing

CDC health marketing resources

A collecton of issue-oriented health communication planning resources.

The Community Guide


Post-conference materials. NIH Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation: Building Research Capacity to Bridge the Gap From Science to Service (2009).