Date Developed: 3/24/2017. Source: National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Greater Midwest Region. Presenter(s): Derek Johnson, MLIS. Type: Webcast. Level: Introductory. Length: 60 minutes.
This introductory webinar provides attendees with a basic definition and framework for evidence-based public health. Special attention is paid to three of the seven steps: Community Assessment, Determining What is Known in the Literature, and Evaluating the Program or Policy. Free resources will be shown that can assist practitioners with these specific steps of the evidence-based public health framework.
• Define and describe evidence-based public health.
• Identify a public health need and formulate an answerable question.
• Locate and search applicable literature and resources.
• Understand the importance of evaluation and locate helpful resources.
Registration required before accessing this course.