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Northwest Center for Public Health Practice

Public Health Training, Research, and Evaluation for the Northwest

Pop-Up Institutes for Public Health Practice

Description

Pop-Up Institutes offer hands-on training for public health practitioners to build core skills needed for addressing pressing health issues. These highly interactive courses occur around the region and combine instructor-led presentations with small group work.

Learning Environment

Participants have the opportunity to:

  • Learn critical tools and skills to improve organizational performance
  • Network with and learn from other professionals from around the Northwest
  • Be invigorated to deliver their best creative work for addressing urgent health issues

Intended Audience

Front-line and entry-level staff looking to build new skills, program managers and supervisors leading organizational changes

Courses

Pop-Up Institutes are highly customizable, according to the training needs of each particular site. Training topics could include, but are not limited to:

  • Using data for decision-making
  • Examining the root causes of health and equity
  • Evidence-based public health
  • Program planning and evaluation
  • Systems thinking
  • Persuasive communication

Questions: For more information, contact Barb Rose.

Topics: 
Communication
Epidemiology
Program Planning & Evaluation
Vulnerable Populations & Health Disparities
Format: 
Certificate Programs and Institutes
Duration: 
Varies
Cost: 
Varies