142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Implementation and evaluation of cross-sector health system development initiatives

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Sunday, November 16, 2014 : 1:45 PM - 3:00 PM

Patricia Martin, M.S. , State Technical Assistance Group, JBS International, Girard, KS
This presentation will discuss the use of process and outcome evaluation planning as an integral part of health systems planning and development.  The session will discuss process and outcome indicators for organizational development and key considerations for successful implementation and evaluation planning.  As part of the session, participants will review evaluation tools and engage in interactive large and small group discussions.

Learning Areas:

Administration, management, leadership
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Other professions or practice related to public health
Public health administration or related administration
Public health or related research
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health

Learning Objectives:
Identify key process and outcome indicators for monitoring the implementation and impact of cross-sector health system development initiatives. Discuss key considerations for successful evaluation planning.

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have 25 years experience as a researcher, evaluator, and trainer. I have served as Senior Researcher on federal research projects for NIDA, SAMHSA, and Department of Education, developing research design and methodology; guiding instrument development; and designing and coordinating analyses for qualitative and quantitative studies. For the past decade I have worked with federal, state and community partners to assess organizational development, use findings to select and implement system enhancement strategies, and evaluate impact.
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.