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ASPPH and The Community Guide: Collaborating for Public Health

A 2015 survey reports that public health instructors across the nation are using the Guide to Community Preventive Services (The Community Guide) website in their classrooms. The survey was conducted in collaboration between the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH) and The Community Preventive Services Taskforce at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The survey was sent to more than 1300 instructors from ASPPH member-institutions. The Community Guide website gives users access to all of the evidence-based findings of the Community Preventive Services Task Force (Task Force). In the survey, users reported that the website helped them:

The Guide to Community Preventive Services is a free resource to help you choose programs and policies to improve health and prevent disease in your community. Systematic reviews are used to answer these questions:

Learn more about The Community Guidecollaborators involved in its development and dissemination, and methods used to conduct the systematic reviews.