The Ten Great Public Health Achievements - United States, 1900-1999

Below are links to articles published by the CDC about public health's greatest achievements in the United States. Here is a link to the introduction to the set of articles. Achievements in Public Health, 1900--1999: Changes in the Public Health System

Ten Great Public Health Achievements - United States, 2000-2010

From 1999 to 2009, the age-adjusted death rate in the United States declined from 881.9 per 100,000 population to 741.0, a record low. Click here to see the related article. It lists ten great public health achievement of 2000 through 2010 as: Ten Great Public Health Achievements --- United States, 2001--2010