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Appendix C: Information Sources

National Sources of Health-Related Information

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Publication Clearinghouse
P.O. Box 8547
Silver Spring, MD 20907-8547

American Cancer Society (ACS)
1599 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30329

Cancer Information Service
National Cancer Institute

6116 Executive Boulevard, SMC 8322
Room 3036A
Bethesda, MD 20892
1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237)

Center for Substance Abuse Prevention
National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information

P.O. Box 2345
Rockville, MD 20847-2345

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
7500 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21244-1850
1-800-638-6833 (Medicare)
202-690-6145 (Press Office)

Health Promotion Online—Canada
Partnerships and Marketing Division
Health Promotion and Programs Branch
Health Canada
55 St. Clair Avenue East, 4th Floor
Toronto, Ontario
M4T 1M2

National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Division of Cancer Prevention and Control
4770 Buford Highway, NE
Atlanta, GA 30341-3724
770-488-4727 (fax)

National Center for Health Statistics
6525 Belcrest Road
Hyattsville, MD 20782-2003

Roper Center for Public Opinion Research
341 Mansfield Road
Unit 1164
University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT 06269-1164

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20201

Internet Resources

Combined Health Information Database

Community Toolbox

Health Education Professional Resources

(To locate Federal Clearinghouse and other Federal information sources)


American Journal for Health Promotion
1660 Cass Lake Road
Suite 104
Keego Harbor, MI 48320
248-682-1212 (fax)

American Journal of Health Behavior
American Academy of Health Behavior
P.O. Box 4593
Star City, WV 26504-4593

American Journal of Public Health
American Public Health Association
800 I Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
202-777-2534 (fax)

Health Education and Behavior
Society for Public Health Education
1015 15th Street, NW
Suite 410
Washington, DC 20005
202-408-9815 (fax) (e-mail)

Health Education Research
Oxford University Press
2001 Evans Road
Cary, NC 27513

Journal of Health Communication
Department of International Public Health
School of Public Health and Health Services
The George Washington University
2175 K Street, NW
Suite 820
Washington, DC 20037

Journal of the American Medical Association
515 North State Street
Chicago, IL 60610

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30333

The New England Journal of Medicine
10 Shattuck Street
Boston, MA 02115-6094
617-734-4457 (fax)

Social Marketing Quarterly
Best Start Social Marketing
4809 East Busch Boulevard
Suite 104
Tampa, FL 33617
813-971-2280 (fax)