The fifth one-hour installment of this five-part series, Basic Concepts in Data Analysis for Community Health Assessment, provides data sources and their strengths and limitations.
- List the eight Washington data sources commonly used for public health assessment
- Describe characteristics of each data set and how each set is used in assessment activities
- Describe where to access each data source
Public health professionals who want to increase their familiarity with the basic concepts of epidemiology
Basic Concepts in Data Analysis Series
Part 1: Overview of Public Health Data
Part 2: Analysis and Interpretation of Public Health Data 1
Part 3: Analysis and Interpretation of Public Health Data 2
Part 4: Presenting Public Health Data
Part 5: Data Available to Public Health Professionals
These online courses have audio narration and interactive exercises. The courses take between 45 and 60 minutes.
The five courses in this series were developed by Washington State Department of Health in partnership with the Northwest Center for Public Health Practice. Funding was provided by a CDC grant for Assessment in Action, grant no. 5U82CD022378-05, to Washington State Department of Health. The contents of this training course are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official view of CDC.
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