Evidence-Based Public Health
ASTHO seeks to integrate evidence-based public health practices in all its work. Evidence-based interventions lead to more successful programs and policies, greater workforce productivity and better use of resources.
For over ten years, ASTHO has collaborated with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to promote evidence-based public health, particularly through adoption of the Task Force recommendations in
offers recommendations for public health interventions based on the strength of evidence as determined by the scientific systematic review process of an expert Task Force. Follow this link to access
Read about successful implementation of The Community Guide's recommendations at the state level on our
Additional organizations working to advance evidence-based public health.