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Evidence-based Public Health Practice: What It Is and Why It Matters (Live Webinar-No CE) is a Course

Evidence-based Public Health Practice: What It Is and Why It Matters (Live Webinar-No CE)

Starts Feb 21, 2023

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Live Webinar - February 21, 2023 from 11 AM-12 PM EST (Registration closes at 8:00 AM EST on February 21, 2023.)

PLEASE NOTE: No CE or certificate are available in this free version of the course.

If you are seeking CE or a certificate of completion, you will need to enroll in the paid CE version: https://www.mitrainingcenter.org/courses/ebphw0223ce

This presentation will provide an overview of the principles of evidence-based approaches in public health. It will include both the scientific basis for evidence-based approaches as well as the practical challenges of implementation. The focus will include what one can do as an individual (e.g., skill building) and as an organization (e.g., foster a learning environment). 

Audience

This session is intended for entry and mid-career individuals in public health, particularly those in governmental agencies.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the principles of evidence-based public health (EBPH)
  • Discuss ways to advance evidence-based approaches
  • Explain how, when, and where to use evidence in short- and long- term decision making
  • Identify opportunities for individual and/or organizational investments to strengthen EBPH

Instructor

Ross C. Brownson, PhD, Lipstein Distinguished Professor of Public Health, School of Medicine and Brown School, Washington University in St. Louis; Director, Prevention Research Center; Editorial Board Member, Journal of Public Health Management & Practice

Sponsors

The Region V Public Health Training Center is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB6HP31684 Public Health Training Centers ($929,475). 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 Region V PHTC, HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.

Technical Information

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This webinar will use Zoom. For support information, visit https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/categories/201137166 REGISTER FOR THE WEBINAR USING THE EMAIL YOU WILL USE TO JOIN THE LIVE ZOOM.

Contact us at rvphtc@umich.edu with questions.

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