Young children have one of the highest rates of traumatic brain injury (TBI) related emergency department visits compared to all age groups, which represents a large public health burden for the U.S. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) was directed by the Traumatic Brain Injury Reauthorization Act of 2014 to compile a Report to Congress on the Management of TBI in Children in conjunction with the National Institutes of Health. In 2016, the CDC National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) partnered with Brunet-García to assist with the Report design, collateral, and dissemination plan.
Topics: Improving Health
Getting food to those who need it most is no easy feat. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) operates 15 federal nutrition assistance programs to handle the logistics of getting food from farm and production all the way to local communities and into the hands of underserved families. USDA Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) programs serve one in four Americans during the course of a year.