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EvalBasics 3: Data Collection for Program Evaluation This on-demand online class demonstrates how to apply key data collection principles in developing questionnaires and interviews. It lays the groundwork for creating tools that collect the information you can use to develop, conduct, assess, and demonstrate the value of your projects.
EvalBasics 4: Data Analysis for Program Evaluation This class provides participants with strategies for working with qualitative and quantitative data to assess program value and make effective decisions. Participants will be introduced to the logic of evaluation; how to summarize quantitative data using descriptive statistics; and use charts as a data analysis tool.  
Finding and Using Health Statistics How many Americans are affected by cardiovascular disease each year? Did the number of Americans with health insurance increase significantly following the passage of the Affordable Care Act?
Food for Thought: Exploring Nutrition Information Resources This class is designed to assist librarians, public health workers, health professionals, and the general public in locating authoritative information on nutrition and topics relating to nutrition.
From A(ddiction) to Z(its): Supporting Teens with Health Information Body image, experimentation, identity, depression, sexuality, and stress are just some of the issues important to teens as they experience many changes physically and mentally.
From Beyond Our Borders: Providing Multilingual and Multicultural Health Information This class is designed to assist librarians and others who work with diverse populations in locating health information. The resources presented are selected for their emphasis on providing culturally relevant information in the preferred language of the population. Background information on refugees and immigrants in the U.S. and their unique health issues will be presented. Participants will have the opportunity to become familiar with the features and scope of several Internet resources. The class will be taught via Moodle and includes short readings, videos, and activities.
From Beyond Our Borders: Providing Multilingual and Multicultural Health Information (for CHES CECH) This class is designed to assist librarians and others who work with diverse populations in locating health information. The resources presented are selected for their emphasis on providing culturally relevant information in the preferred language of the population. Background information on refugees and immigrants in the U.S. and their unique health issues will be presented. Participants will have the opportunity to become familiar with the features and scope of several Internet resources. The class will be taught via Moodle and includes short readings, videos, and activities.
From Problem to Prevention: Evidence-Based Public Health 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.
Genetics 101 Genetics 101 is a 2-week long introductory Moodle course on fundamental concepts in human genetics.
Get Started Using Policy Map In this webinar, you will learn the basics of how to access the tools in PolicyMap and create your own maps.   
Getting Started with Information Outreach in Your Community This interactive class will provide a background in cultural competence and outreach skills as librarians make outreach efforts to underserved, underrepresented minority populations in their community. The goal of this course is to offer concrete ideas to enable librarians to initiate outreach programs with these populations. Topics to be covered include locating community demographics, the importance of developing relationships, the basics of building and developing community-based partnerships, recognition and acceptance of cultural differences, and the importance of cultural competency.
Getting the Most Out of DOCLINE The webinar was hosted by the DOCLINE Team members from NLM and the National DOCLINE Coordination Office.
Getting the Right Information to Patients Using MedlinePlus Connect MedlinePlus is a website of the U.S. National Library of Medicine, providing high-quality health information written for the general public.
Grants and Proposal Writing Designed for beginning grant proposal writers, this class presents a general overview of the grant and funding processes as well as the level of detail required in a successful proposal.
Graphic Medicine: Beyond the Books Graphic Medicine, comic books and graphic novels that tell personal stories of health and wellness, is an up and coming area of interest in medical education and health outreach. 

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