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DCAHSL Fall Meeting - From Problem to Prevention - Will Duct Tape Cure My Warts

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DCASHL Fall Meeting: 12:30pm-3:00pm

Open to the public from 1pm-3:00pm

12:30-1:00pm DCAHSL Business Meeting

1:00-2:00pm: From Problem to Prevention: Evidence Based Public Health (1 MLA CE)

2:00-3:00pm: Will Duct Tape Cure My Warts? Examining Complementary and Alternative Medicine (1 MLA CE)

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Monday, September 24, 2018
12:30pm - 3:00pm
Region/Office: National
Sep 24, 2018
12:30PM - 3:00PM ET

Curious about evidence-based public health (EBPH) but not sure where to start? This class will explain the basics of evidence-based public health (EBPH) and highlight essentials of the EBPH process such as identifying the problem, forming a question, searching the literature, and evaluating the intervention.  The purpose of this class is to provide an introduction to the world of evidence based public health and to give those already familiar with EBPH useful information that can be applied in their practices.

Course last updated October 2018.

    Update Author

    Derek Johnson, Health Professionals Outreach Specialist, NNLM Greater Midwest Region


    Participants will be able to:

    • 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