Trainings

Trainings

Program Development and Evaluation

URL 1: http://www.phtc-online.org/learning/pages/catalog/PE/

Date Developed: 1/1/2011. Source: New York - New Jersey Public Health Training Center. Presenter(s): New York - New Jersey Public Health Training Center. Type: Online Course. Level: Introductory. Length: 60 minutes.

Annotation

This interactive tutorial takes learners through the program development process, including identifying a problem, planning, and implementation. The module further focuses on evaluation by describing stakeholders and explaining the difference between formative and summative evaluation. Through question and answer interactions, creating program goals, SMART objectives and logic models are also covered. The tutorial additionally describes factors that may influence program outcomes.

Learning Objectives

• Recognize how evaluation fits within the program development process.

• List three reasons why public health program evaluations are important.

• Explain the difference between formative and summative program evaluations.

• Describe at least five aspects of a public health program that can be measured.

• Identify at least two factors external to a public health program that may affect its evaluation.

Special Instructions

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This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UE8MC25742; MCH Navigator for $180,000/year. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.