Podcasts and Videos


State and Local Public Health Partnerships to Address Dementia, The 2018-2023 Road Map
Learn about CDC’s Healthy Brain Initiative’s 2018-2023 Road Map to address Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia in the U.S.

Advancing Cognitive Well-Being Through the Healthy Brain Initiative Road MapCdc-mediaExternal
This podcast introduces the 2018-2023 Healthy Brain Initiative Road Map and discusses strategies for public health agencies to promote cognitive health and support people living with dementia and their caregivers.

Healthy Brain Initiative Interim Progress Report
This podcast serves as a mid-term progress report for The Healthy Brain Initiative: Interim Progress Report 2013-2018

Emergency Preparedness Concerns for Older Adults
This podcast discusses the special concerns many older adults face during a disaster.

Health Literacy in Older Adults
In this podcast, Dr. Lynda Anderson, Director of CDC’s Healthy Aging Program, discusses the importance of improving health literacy among older adults.


Data for Older Adults’ Health Webinar: BRFSS Cognitive and Caregiving Modules
This webinar provided an overview of the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), focusing on descriptions of both the Cognitive Decline and Caregiver modules, and examples of previous analyses and analytic tools.

CDC Grand Rounds Healthy Aging: Promoting Well-Being in Older Adults
Learn more about the growing numbers of older Americans, the challenges of aging, and the complex issue of caregiving.