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Multisector Coalitions Build Healthier Communities Through ACHIEVE Initiative

Horne, Laura MPH, CHES; Bass, Vicky MPH; Silva, Sandra MM

Journal of Public Health Management and Practice: May/June 2013 - Volume 19 - Issue 3 - p 281–283
doi: 10.1097/PHH.0b013e31828e25ff
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This article describes multisector coalitions that build healthier communities through ACHIEVE, an initiative of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Healthy Communities Program, to help prevent or manage chronic disease risk factors.

National Association of County & City Health Officials, Washington, District of Columbia (Mss Horne and Bass); and Altarum Institute, Ann Arbor, Michigan (Ms Silva).

Correspondence: Laura Horne, MPH, CHES, National Association of County & City Health Officials, 1100 17th St NW, Seventh Floor, Washington, DC 20036 (

The authors declare no conflicts of interest.

© 2013 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.