Introduction to Program Monitoring and Evaluation in Maternal and Child Health: Session One - Monitoring & Evaluation: What? When? Who?
This session provides an introduction to the monitoring and evaluation of Maternal and Child Health programs. The first part describes the different types of program evaluation and the context in which these types of evaluation are used. The second part discusses the role of stakeholders to ensure effective evaluation and proposes some strategies to ensure successful collaboration. Students will get to identify stakeholders for the Child Wellness Program.
Note: This session is part one of a six-course series.
Academic Faculty/Staff, Healthcare professionals, Federal Government Employees, State Government Employees, Local Government Employees, Non-Government Employees and Students
- Describe the three types of evaluation used in the implementation of a MCH prevention program
- Explain the rationale to involve stakeholders in MCH program evaluation
- Describe the key issues to consider when involving stakeholders
- Apply your knowledge to identify stakeholders for the Child Wellness Program and develop a stakeholders matrix
Francoise Grossmann, RN, MPH
Francoise Grossmann serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences at Tulane University, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. Her educational background combines nursing, anthropology and public health, with many years of professional experience in the area of reproductive health, program evaluation and capacity building, in both developed and developing countries. At Tulane, she teaches graduate level courses related to women’s health, social and behavioral aspects of health, and program monitoring and evaluation. She also teaches at Mekele University in Ethiopia.
- 2.00 Participation/CETulane Professional and Continuing Education (PaCE) awards 2.00 hour(s) of credit for completing Introduction to Program Monitoring and Evaluation in Maternal and Child Health: Session One - Monitoring & Evaluation: What? When? Who?
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