1,073Jul 13, 2012
Child Health Policy in the U.S.
Kristen Moore, president of Child Trends, Inc., and Edward Sondik, director of the National Center for Health Statistics, discussed a wide variety of topics related to child health and child health ...
582Jan 20, 2012
U.S. Health Care
Dr. Pierre Vigilance and Edward Sondikm talked about how Americans assess their own health, and they responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included leading ...
705Sep 2, 2011
U.S. Mortality Statistics
Edward Sondik and Michael O’Grady talked about U.S. rends in and demographics of mortality rates. Topics included life expectancy rates, the leading causes of death, motor vehicle and ...
16Apr 20, 1999
U.S. Cancer Rates
Participants talked to reporters about new data on cancer rates in the U.S. They gave statistics about the decline of incidents and deaths related to cancer. They attributed the decline in the ...
9Jul 2, 1997
U.S. Children Report
The Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics briefed reporters on a new report on the status of children in the U.S. Representatives of several of the 16 federal agencies highlighted ...
87Apr 25, 1995
Federal Policy on Minorities and Cancer
The participants examined current and proposed federal policies on minorities and cancer. They also answered questions from the audience.
The 5th Biennial Symposium on Minorities, the ...
66Oct 15, 1993
Women's Health Care Issues
Female members of the House of Representatives and others testified concerning the growing “epidemic” of breast cancer and the need for increased preventative and research funding.