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Course details

COMPETENCIES/CONTINUING ED

Topic(s): Cross-Cutting - Data/assessment, Epidemiology
Format: Online
CEU Credits: 1.5 Hours
Contact: Safe States Alliance (770) 690-9000 info@safestates.org
Description:

The webinar series Preparing for Core Funding, will identify and address questions of states interested in applying for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) funding (2016) to support core activities of state health department injury prevention programs.

 

The goals of the series include:

* Provide a venue for peer-to-peer information sharing

* Provide information on the elements needed to be a successful state injury prevention program

* Provide information and tools that can help build any needed capacity in advance of the funding announcement’s release

* Respond to evolving needs of the injury prevention community as new information comes to light about the funding announcement.

 

The five webinars in the series are: * Webinar 1: Overview of the Core Program: Getting Familiar with the Basics * Webinar 2: Building Capacity Before you Have Funding * Webinar 3: Epidemiology and Surveillance Capacity * Webinar 4: State Plans and Injury Community Planning Groups * Webinar 5: Evaluation for Impact

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

Public Health:
Analytical/Assessment Skills

CHES Areas of Responsibility: Area I: Assess Needs, Resources, and Capacity for Health Education/Promotion
Area II: Plan Health Education/Promotion
Area V: Administer and Manage Health Education/Promotion
CPH Core Areas: Environmental Health Sciences
CPH Cross-Cutting Areas