Cost: $285 (nonmember, $335)
Attendance Maximum: 22
Instructor(s): Nancy Allee, AHIP,
deputy director, Health Sciences Libraries, University of Michigan-Ann
Arbor, and Kristine Alpi, AHIP, associate library director and lecturer
in public health, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New
Offered: Wednesday, May
23, 1:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Get an introduction to evidence-based public health
and an overview of resources available for evidence-based public
health practice that will develop into a foundation of knowledge.
Case studies based on real public health questions will bring the
participants face-to-face with a variety of resources. Critical
appraisal of public health literature will build participants' confidence
by evaluating the results of their searches and applying information
to public health decision making.