Healthy People 2020 Structured Evidence Queries: Facilitating access to published research for public health planning and policy development
Learning Areas:Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related research
Describe how to utilize Healthy People 2020 Structured Evidence Queries to access research evidence to achieve national health promotion and disease prevention objectives. Explain how to modify pre-formulated PubMed searches to meet specific public health practice and research needs. Demonstrate how to find additional information on public health topics available from NLM and public health partner organizations.
Keyword(s): Healthy People 2020, Evidence Based Practice
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: As a Public Health Information Specialist, my work involves improving access to and awareness of information resources for public health practice. I have worked with public health partner organizations and federal agencies to develop evidence-based resources and tools for public health decision making. My professional accomplishments have included developing educational programs for public health professionals on finding and using evidence-based information resources.
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.