Evaluation for Public Health Informatics


By the end of the training participants will be able to:

  • Explain the purpose and timing of evaluation in the context of public health informatics
  • Discuss the difference between formative and summative evaluation
  • Define models that guide Public Health Informaticians regarding what to evaluate
  • Describe a framework and strategy for evaluating public health information systems
  • Describe the steps for conducting an evaluation utilizing an existing evaluation framework

Participant Prerequisite

The Public Health Informatics Institute. "Towards Measuring Value: An Evaluation Framework for Public Health Information Systems." https://phii.org/resources/view/3285/towards-measuring-value-evaluation-framework-public-health-information-systems