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Course details


Topic(s): Cross-Cutting - Alcohol/other drugs, Data/assessment, Evaluation, Leadership, Policy,
Unintentional Injury - Drug overdose (including prescriptions),
Format: Online
CEU Credits: 1.5 Hours
Contact: Safe States Alliance (770) 690-9000

During part one of this three-part webinar series, you will hear from presenters that are evaluating policies related to prescription drug use, violence prevention, and motor vehicle safety. Presenters will discuss the methodology and challenges of policy evaluation, as well as what they hope to achieve as part of the evaluation process.


Webinars in this series are: Webinar 1: Policy Evaluation: Prescription Drug Use Webinar 2: Policy Evaluation: Violence Prevention Webinar 3: Policy Evaluation: Motor Vehicle Safety


Continuing education credits are offered for this training for Safe States members. These include credits for individuals who are Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) and Certified in Public Health (CPH)

Time/Length: 1.5 Hours
Additional Registration Required: No
Core Competencies: Injury & Violence Prevention:
1. Ability to DESCRIBE and EXPLAIN injury and/or violence as a major social and health problem
2. Ability to access, interpret, use and present injury and/or violence DATA
7. Ability to STIMULATE CHANGE related to injury and/or violence prevention through policy, enforcement, advocacy and education

Public Health:
Policy Development/Program Planning Skills
Public Health Sciences Skills

CHES Areas of Responsibility: Area IV: Conduct Evaluation and Research Related to Health Education/Promotion
Area VI: Serve as a Health Education/Promotion Resource Person
Area VII: Communicate, Promote, and Advocate for Health, Health Education/Promotion, and the Profession
CPH Core Areas: Environmental Health Sciences
Health Policy and Management
CPH Cross-Cutting Areas Communication and Informatics