Filled with cases and examples from across the spectrum of Public Health specialties, Essentials of Planning and Evaluation for Public Health provides a basic understanding of the importance of and the key approaches used to conduct and evaluate effective public health programs. Organized in a step-by-step process, the chapters provide an accessible and engaging overview of topics needed to review published literature, collect primary data, analyze data using basic statistics, and present results in written or verbal formats for their intended audiences. Examples and case studies are woven throughout, from a broad array of public health applications such as global health, environmental health, community health, and social science. Key Features: Offers a clear, easy-to-read foundational overview of the process of Public Health program evaluation Includes an easy explication of basic statistics using Microsoft Excel Uses many examples and cases specific to the field of Public Health Authored by an award-winning Professor in undergraduate public health studies Instructor Resources: Instructor's Manual, PowerPoint slides, TestBankqComparison Scores among Defined Groups Evaluators use a newly developed dexterity aptitude test with the hypothesis ... They conduct pretest surveys among undergraduates and offer 3 weeksa#39; worth of seminars on reducing gun violence in all resident halls on campus. ... For example, the floor effect could occur if individuals are so ill with the flu that neither standard-of-care flu medication nor new fluanbsp;...
|Title||:||Essentials of Planning and Evaluation for Public Health|
|Author||:||Associate Professor Director of Undergraduate Studies University of South Florida College of Public Health Tampa Florida Kay Perrin, Perrin, Associate Professor Director of Undergraduate Studies University of South Florida College of Public Health Tampa Florida Karen M Perrin|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2014-09-17|