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Finding Strength in Small Numbers: Epidemiology in Urban Indian Communities

May 21, 2019. This one-hour webinar reviews strategies for working with small data sets to better understand health issues, with examples from urban Indian communities.

Quick Facts

Topics: Epidemiology, Vulnerable Populations & Health Disparities

Format: Webinar

Time: 1 hour

Cost: Free

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This one-hour webinar, which is part of the Hot Topics series, reviews strategies for working with small data sets to better understand the health of indigenous populations.

Air date: May 21, 2019, noon to 1:00 p.m. (PT)

Learning Objectives

  • Identify health issues and initiatives important to urban Indian communities.
  • Explore the impacts of racial misclassification on research, policy, and public health practice.
  • List strategies for data analysis and reporting to correct for racial misclassification.

Intended Audiences

Local, state, and tribal public health professionals; epidemiologists and public health researchers; health equity advocates

Slides and Resources

Recording

Quick Facts

Topics: Epidemiology, Vulnerable Populations & Health Disparities

Format: Webinar

Time: 1 hour

Cost: Free

NWCPHP trainings are accessed through PH LearnLink. See help.

Presenter

Adrian Dominguez, MS, Scientific Director, Urban Indian Health Institute

Discussion Questions

  1. How does your organization analyze and report racial groups and small numbers?
  2. How does racial misclassification affect our ability to successfully address health disparities?
  3. Why is it important to correct misclassification and expand on small number analysis skills?

Competencies

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