Northwest Center for Public Health Practice at the University of Washington

Presenting Public Health Data

This course offers CPH — Free
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3-5 minutes


0.75 hours


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In the fourth 45-minute installment of this five-part series, Basic Concepts in Data Analysis for Community Health Assessment, you learn best practices for presenting tables and graphs of public health data.

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What You'll Learn

  • List the common ways to present data.
  • Choose an appropriate format to present specific kinds of data.
  • Identify good design practices for tables and charts.

Competency Terms

Analytical/Assessment Skills
Written & Oral Communication
Information Dissemination

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Deputy Director
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Program Director
Public health - multiple occupations will benefit
Public Health Agency Director
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Public Health Information Specialist/Officer
Public Health Manager/Program Manager
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Related Job Tasks

Report data to the county or state
Provide education to the public
Serve on committees, boards, or task forces
Develop information and training materials
Manage files, prepare reports, or correspondence