380.615.01 APPLICATION OF POPULATION DATA FOR POLICY AND PRACTICE
Presents population-based extant data from both international and domestic data sets and policy/practice issues. Introduces application of population data to address policy and practice concerns to enable students to investigate the health of newborns, children, adolescents, women, men, immigrants and the elderly. Presents material in an interactive manner that allows students to acquire fundamental knowledge and familiarity of extant population-based data for future professional application.
Students will be able to: 1. Describe major sources of national and international data on population demographics , health status, health service coverage and utilization; 2. Describe the basic critical features of population health data sets, including those that reflect strengths and limitations; 3. Locate, assess, and interpret on-line secondary data; 4. Use extant public data sources in answering basic policy and practice questions.
- Monday 10:30 - 11:50
- Wednesday 10:30 - 11:50