Unit outcomes addressed in this Assignment:

  • Explain the role of implementation and evaluation in evidence-based practice.

Course outcome assessed/addressed in this Assignment:

HA535-4: Evaluate health research for sound, evidence-based practices.

Professional Competency Outcome(s):

PC 4.1: Assess the value of multiculturalism and diversity in a global environment.

Instructions

  • Imagine that you are working with an epidemiological team. The lead investigator has asked you to analyze and communicate health research for sound, evidence-based practices in epidemiology. Using the Web Resources provided this week*, identify a current epidemiological concern either at the local, national, or global level. Your report should demonstrate your ability to analyze the benefits and challenges of multiculturalism and diversity in a global context and recommend solutions.

*Web Resources:

Requirements

  • Using one (1) of the methods below, develop a final project addressing the Assignment questions:
    • 3–5 page executive summary
    • Power Point presentation (15–20 slides).
    • Infographic
    • Educational/training packet or guide
    • Brochure
    • 5–7 minute recorded PSA (public service announcement)
    • Other method approved by your instructor
  • Address the following questions
    • What is the epidemiological concern?
    • What population is it affecting?
    • What potential population may be affected if this concern is not addressed?
    • What are the risk factors associated with the epidemiological concern?
    • What public health recommendation can you make to alleviate your identified epidemiological concern?
  • This project should demonstrate your ability to analyze the benefits and challenges of multiculturalism and diversity in a global context and recommend solutions.

Please be sure to download the file “Writing Center Resources” from Course Resources to assist you with meeting APA expectations for written assignments.

Healthcare Statistics