Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options
CDC Home

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

Celebrating the First 50 Years of NHANES

NHANES 50th Anniversary Banner, including image of the Mobile Examination Center

Features

Image of handshake
Meet the Directors

Biographical sketches of three NHANES directors provide a glimpse of the survey from the director’s perspective

Image of newspaper
NHANES Newsletters

A bridge to connect the NHANES communities through stories, fun facts, and recent happenings

Image of video camera
The NHANES Story

A video presentation of NHANES history, most cherished memories, and birthday wishes for the future

Image of film strip
MEC Tour

A virtual tour of the Mobile Examination Center shows how different examination components are conducted

Image of a news boy
NHANES in the News

A selection of recent newspaper articles or multi-media coverage about the NHANES studies

Image of a medal
Significant Contributions

An overview of the most significant contributions the NHANES program has made in its first 50 years

 
Error processing SSI file

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 50th anniversary

Error processing SSI file
Contact Us:
  • National Center for Health Statistics
    3311 Toledo Rd
    Room 5419
    Hyattsville, MD 20782-2064
  • 1 (800) 232-4636
    TTY: 1 (888) 232-6348
  • Contact CDC–INFO
Error processing SSI file
  • Page last reviewed: November 6, 2015
  • Page last updated: December 21, 2010
  • Content source: CDC/National Center for Health Statistics
  • USA.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA 30329-4027, USA
    800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348 - Contact CDC-INFO