Registration Instructions | Course Schedule | In this course, you will | What to expect as a participant

Evidence-Based Public Health  -  January 2018

Registration Instructions:

Please read all the information below to ensure you have a full understanding of the course.

This is a 2-step registration process.

1.     Register - After you have read the course information and confirmed you’re available for all of the Live Learning Session dates, please “Register” in the top right corner of this page. 

2.    Email Letter of Commitment - After registering, you will receive the link to download the following: Employer Letter and Letter of Commitment

  • Present the Employer Letter to your employer and email the Letter of Commitment to (Note: You will only have a confirmed spot in the course after your Letter of Commitment has been received.

Course Schedule:

  • Live Learning Sessions @ 11:00am on Wednesdays (participants should plan to attend all sessions)
    • Course opens: January 3rd, 2018 
    • 1 - Introduction - January 17
    • 2- Community Assessment - January 24th
    • 3- Quantifying the Issue - January 31st 
    • 4- Initial Statement - February 7th  
    • 5- Searching and Summarizing the Literature - February 14th 
    • 6- Prioritization - February 21st  
    • 7- Economic Evaluation - February 28th 
    • 8- Action Plan - March 7th  
    • 9- Evaluation - March 14th


In this course, you will:

·       Learn content through recorded lectures by SMEs and readings and complete activities (for example: discussions and practice exercises) in which you utilize the content that you watched or read.

·       Solidify your learning through scheduled, facilitated discussions with subject matter experts and your peers, held via bidirectional video. Ask questions; share your knowledge and experience; and learn from others.

·       Continue to enjoy access to the online content and resources indefinitely after the end of the course.

·       Be invited to join the EBPH LinkedIn group.

What to expect as a participant:

·       This course will require the following time commitment: 9 one-hour Live Learning Sessions and approximately one hour of preparation work prior to each session, for a total of 18 hours. Preparation will include watching recorded presentations and completing a few exercises prior to the live sessions.

·       You will be sent an invitation to the Learning Management System (Canvas) approximately 2 weeks before the first Live Learning Session. You will need to sign in, do some activities and make sure that you know how to connect to the Live Learning Session (Don’t worry about the technology! We have staff to help you. You’ll receive all the information you need once you log in.)

·       You will need to join the Live Learning Sessions (check your calendar to make sure you’re available) via video (an external webcam or a built-in camera in your laptop, tablet, or smart phone).  Our staff can help you get set up if this is new for you.