Trainings

Trainings

Searching for Research Evidence in Public Health

URL 1: http://www.nccmt.ca/learningcentre/index.php#main2.html

Date Developed: Unknown. Source: National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools. Presenter(s): n.a.. Type: Interactive Modules. Level: Intermediate Introductory. Length: Self-paced.

Annotation

Searching for Research Evidence in Public Health is designed for public health practitioners, health librarians, program managers/directors and staff responsible for finding good quality research evidence to support decisions about public health programs or services. This module provides the knowledge needed to quickly and efficiently search for relevant pre-processed and pre-appraised public health research evidence to guide decision making.

This training is part of the Canadian National Collaborating Center for Methods and Tools' suite of 5 online courses to support the process of evidence-informed public health (Quantitative Research Designs 101: Addressing Practice-Based Issues in Public Health; Introduction to Evidence-Informed Decision Making; Searching for Research Evidence in Public Health; Critical Appraisal of Systematic Reviews; and Critical Appraisal of Intervention Studies).

Special Instructions

Registration is required. Website and trainings are available in English and French.

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.