Utilizing CDC's 6/18 Initiative to Address High Blood Pressure

Webinar //


Jun 27 2017, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM EST


The American College of Preventive Medicine and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are presenting this free webinar to highlight the role of providers in CDC's 6|18 Initiative.

The webinar will provide an overview of the initiative, a case study on controlling high blood pressure and an example of a preventive medicine physician participating in the initiative. In addition, you can learn about ACPM’s current and future learning opportunities in health systems transformation — including the 6|18 Initiative.

This webinar is part of ACPM’s Health Systems Transformation Project funded through a cooperative agreement between ACPM and CDC.


  • Introduction and overview of ACPM’s efforts in Health Systems Transformation
  • Overview of CDC’s 6|18 Initiative including providers’ roles in various interventions
  • Case study on controlling high blood pressure
  • Role of preventive medicine physician in addressing the 6|18 Initiative
  • Q and A
  • Wrap Up: Future ACPM learning opportunities on the 6|18 Initiative

Learn more and register at ACPM.ORG/618WEBINAR.

Questions? Contact Anita Balan.

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