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SPHTM SPHU Library Guide

Guide to support students in the undergraduate Public Health program.

The Evidence-based Process

"The practice of evidence-based public health (EBPH) is an integration of science-based interventions with community preferences for improving population health."

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EBPH: Pre-Appraised Evidence

EBPH Scholarship

Green LW, Kreuter MW. Evidence Hierarchies Versus Synergistic Interventions. Am.J.Public Health 2010 10;100(10):1824-1825.

Green LW, Glasgow RE, Atkins D, Stange K. Making Evidence from Research More Relevant, Useful, and Actionable in Policy, Program Planning, and Practice Slips "Twixt Cup and Lip". Am.J.Prev.Med. 2009 DEC;37(6):S187-S191

Green LW. Public health asks of systems science: to advance our evidence-based practice, can you help us get more practice-based evidence?Am.J.Public Health 2006 Mar;96(3):406-409.

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EBPH Courses and tools

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