This course examines the historical and chronological milestones of the field of public health; provides an overview of the goals and guidelines for public health practice through the next decade; provides an evaluation of ethical choices, values and professional practices implicit in public health decisions; considers the effect of public health choices on community stewardship and highlights equity, 决策过程中的社会公正和问责制.
本课程探讨社区健康评估的概念、方法和实践. 主题包括资源评估, data, 差距, and strengths; developing community health profiles; identifying determinants of health; and the utilization of community health assessment in prioritizing recommendations and developing public health interventions.
本课程为学习者提供了一个规划的机会, 实现, 并在社区卫生机构内使用评估方法. 论述了评价的基本原则和实践, including identifying the goals of a community health initiative; designing and 实现ing an evaluation plan; using evaluation results to improve processes, 项目, 政策, and outcomes; and sharing results with stakeholder groups.
本课程将为学员提供一个在社区卫生环境中应用社区卫生领导能力的机会. 在这两部分的实地经验的第一个课程, 学生必须至少完成200学时中的100学时, including the following activities: submit an action plan and timeline in the first week; complete approval and tracking forms; submit a proposal of how the concentration competencies will be applied to their development of a capstone project and how this project will be 实现ed during MPH/690. 贯穿本课程的每周学生作业都与本课程结束时提交的计划书有关. 另外, 来自教师的反馈, 同行, 并且每周都会与现场主管整合成最终产品. 学生在项目提案上的分数的一部分将说明如何将从所有来源得到的反馈纳入其中.
本课程将为学习者提供一个在社区卫生环境中应用社区卫生领导能力的机会. 在这两部分的第二课程中，最终的项目和实践经验, students are required to complete the remaining of the total 200 required hours of practicum work; complete tracking forms; complete a final summary report of practicum 经验; evaluation of practicum 经验; PowerPoint presentation of practicum 经验; and a culminating project summary to include how the learner will utilize the practicum 经验 as part of their community health leadership portfolio or as a presentation at a public health conference or meeting.