Introduction to Points of Dispensing (POD)
Course Description:This course will familiarize POD workers and public health personnel with the basic purpose, constitution and operations of a Point of Dispensing during a disaster.
Category
  • Behavioral Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • 5.00 Participation/CE
Overview of Community Management of Patients in Disaster
Course Description:Disaster imposes adverse consequences upon community populations in several different but synergistic ways.
Category
  • General Public Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • 1.00 Participation/CE
The Role of Health Literacy in Disaster Preparedness
Course Description:This course discusses risk communication in emergency preparedness situations such as disasters and crises. It describes how to use communications to offset threats that people experience in these situations.
Category
  • Behavioral Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • 2.00 Participation/CE
Introduction to Program Monitoring and Evaluation in Maternal and Child Health: Session Two - Program Description and Logic Model
Course Description:This session discusses the importance of needs assessments in informing program evaluation and guiding the formulation of realistic evaluation goals and objectives.
Category
  • Maternal and Child Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • 2.00 Participation/CE
Environmental Strike Teams
Course Description:Environmental health practitioners have important roles and must perform a number of critical functions during emergency response such as, conducting shelter assessments, testing drinking water supplies, conducting food safety inspections, and controll
Category
  • Behavioral Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • 2.00 Participation/CE
Introduction to Program Monitoring and Evaluation in Maternal and Child Health: Session Three - Process Evaluation
Course Description:This session discusses the importance of process evaluation in understanding the context of program implementation. This session will introduce the Family Nurse Partnership program to illustrate process evaluation findings.
Category
  • Maternal and Child Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • 2.00 Participation/CE
Introduction to Program Monitoring and Evaluation in Maternal and Child Health: Session Four - Outcome Evaluation
Course Description:This session discusses the importance of outcome evaluation in establishing a causal link between an intervention and observed results.
Category
  • Maternal and Child Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • 2.00 Participation/CE
Introduction to Program Monitoring and Evaluation in Maternal and Child Health: Session Five - Data Collection
Course Description:This session discusses the issues to consider when making decisions about data collection. It will survey the most common data collection methods used in the evaluation of MCH programs.
Category
  • Maternal and Child Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • 2.00 Participation/CE
Introduction to Program Monitoring and Evaluation in Maternal and Child Health: Session Six - Analyze and Disseminate Findings
Course Description:This session discusses the analysis and use of program evaluation findings. This session provides strategies and steps to analyze quantitative and qualitative data and to disseminate findings.
Category
  • Maternal and Child Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • 2.00 Participation/CE
From Silos to Systems: Transdisciplinary Approaches to Public Health Assurance in the Post-Katrina Era
Course Description:At the start of a new hurricane season, Gulf Coast residents have moved beyond the "lessons learned" stage and are forging ahead with rebuilding. Central to those efforts is assuring health.
Category
  • General Public Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • 2.00 Participation/CE

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