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 are presented that can assist practitioners with these specific steps of the evidence-based public health framework. yyy
• 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.