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Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Program

The Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Program (HPDP Program) includes representatives from a variety of clinical settings working together to ensure effective and coordinated health promotion and preventive services are provided to our Veterans.



  • Memphis VA Medical Center

Contact Number(s)

Hours of Operation

  • M-F, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


 Examples of these programs include but are not limited to:

These services are offered at Memphis VAMC, off-site facilities and community-based outpatient clinics (CBOCs). The HPDP Program will assist Veterans with programs and services in their own communities.

Healthy Living

Chronic diseases often result from unhealthy behaviors that may include: poor diet, physical inactivity, tobacco abuse, increase alcohol consumption, and other unsafe behaviors. The Memphis VA Medical Center's HPDP Program offers services and support to promote the following nine evidenced-based messages that lead to healthy living:

If you would like to learn more about Memphis VA Medical Center's HPDP Programs and services that promote Healthy Living, please contact:

Teresa K. Cook, Psy.D.
Health Behavior Coordinator
901.523.8990 ext 6291