|2016 IVP Program & Policy Evaluation Institute|
2016 IVP Program & Policy Evaluation Institute
Application Process for 2016 is Now Closed
Program and policy strategies are fundamental elements of a public health approach to preventing injuries and violence. However, the impact of these strategies must be constantly assessed to better understand and enhance their effectiveness. Robust evaluations of program and policy strategies can contribute significantly to the improvement of public health practice, as they inform practitioners and policymakers about what prevention strategies are truly effective and how these strategies can be better implemented or enforced for maximal impact.
In order to strengthen skills and the evidence-base available for injury and violence prevention practice, the Safe States Alliance and the American Public Health Association (APHA) are now accepting applications for the 2016 Injury and Violence Prevention (IVP) Program & Policy Evaluation Institute (Evaluation Institute).
The primary goals of the Evaluation Institute are to:
Selected teams will:
5/16/2017 » 5/18/2017
2017 National Violent Death Reporting System (NVDRS) Reverse Site Visit
6/27/2017 » 6/28/2017
2017 NVDRS and other Violence Surveillance Academy