The Portal brings together a broad selection of resources from all six of the National Collaborating Centres (NCCs). Search for resources by clicking on NCC, Type, Topic and Core Competency.
Please note: the Portal is not exhaustive and not all resources are indexed by PHAC Core Competency.
Launched in 2014, the Knowledge Broker (KB) Mentoring program was developed by the National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools (NCCMT) to advance the uptake and use of evidence informed decision making (EIDM) in Canada within the public health sector. This project combines in-person and online support to train public health practitioners to develop knowledge and capacity in the theory and practice of EIDM.Read More
This module is designed to demonstrate the steps of evidence-informed decision making in public health and provide practice activities for finding and applying the best available research evidence to a real world scenario.Read More
This module is designed for anyone involved in planning for the implementation of public health practices or programs. This module teaches you how to perform a gap analysis, stakeholder analysis or situational assessment.Read More
The Health Evidence™ registry contains quality-rated systematic reviews evaluating the effectiveness of public health interventions. Registered users can receive a tailored monthly evidence service of new reviews related to topics of interest.Read More
This abbreviated module introduces you to the key issues in the evidence-informed decision making (EIDM) process. The EIDM Essentials module may be used as a first step before you complete the full Introduction to Evidence-Informed Decision Making module.Read More
This module teaches you strategies for collecting and reporting evaluation data using a realistic public health scenario and several interactivities.Read More
This module teaches you how to assess the quality of an intervention study. With this critical appraisal skill, you will be able to determine whether the results of an intervention can be applied to your own public health situation.Read More
This module will help you develop and practice critical appraisal skills related to qualitative studies relevant to public health. Additionally, you will develop skills that will help you to determine whether the findings of the qualitative studies can be applied to your public health situation.Read More