228671 Sources of Policy Data

Saturday, November 6, 2010 : 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Kerri McGowan Lowrey, JD, MPH , Center for Health Policy and Legislative Analysis, The MayaTech Corporation, Silver Spring, MD
During this session we will identify sources of policy data and discuss the pros and cons of the various data sources. The presenters will facilitate participants' use of the Internet to search for policies using publicly available, Web-based sources of policy data.

Learning Areas:
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
Public health or related public policy

Learning Objectives:
1) Identify at least 5 sources of public health policy data; 2) Explain the integrity and comparability of sources of public health policy data

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am qualified to present on this data because I am the Manager for The MayaTech Corporations Center for Health Policy and Legislative Analysis and I plan and implement policy analysis and evaluation projects.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.