The Population & Public Health Community is a dedicated space to collaborate on practices that improve the health of populations over the lifespan. This Community is a space to share resources & connect with others interested in improvements within this realm. (Note that since this is a public space, posting confidential information is not recommended). Browse our resources to see case studies, tools, and articles that might help generate some ideas for implementation within your organization. Share your thoughts and expertise, and ask questions to join the conversation – you can also upload additional resources here.
General information about communities of practice can be found below:
- What are Communities of Practice?
- Cultivating Communities of Practice: A Guide to Managing Knowledge - Seven Principles for Cultivating Communities of Practice
- You Might be a CoP if...
- Communities of Practice - The Art of Learning Together
Interactive Data Tools for Healthy Communities
Members of our Population & Public Health Community might be interested in some interactive data tools from Community Commons that allow mapping and reporting capabilities within the United States to explore community health. Vist the website at: https://www.communitycommons.org/
Evidence Brief: Peer-to-peer social media and impact on health behaviour change in teens and young adults
Key Question: What are the effects of internet/mobile-based interventions that provide a peer-to-peer platform on promoting positive behaviour change with regards to sexual and mental health among tee...
Advancing Health Equity
March 2018 issue of Health Affairs focused on advancing health equity: https://www.healthaffairs.org/toc/hlthaff/current
Introducing a new toolkit: Integrating Gender in the Monitoring and Evaluation of Health Programs
Link to a webinar on December 12, 2017 at 10:00am EST offered by MEASURE Evaluation: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_gthkLYlsTresK_Nsy2uz9w