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.
Over the past year there have been nine new consultations and announcement of eleven new or updated Canadian Drinking Water Guidelines. Keeping up with consultations and announcements can be a challenge for those involved in assessment of drinking water quality and management of drinking water supplies, raising questions of what type of preparations and responses are needed to ensure that drinking water guidelines are met and public health is protected.Read More
Find out more about the NCCEH approach to conducting a literature search and evidence review. This presentation includes subjects such as EIDM, knowledge mobilisation and exchange, as well as critical appraisal and synthesis.Read More
This module (in the NCCMT Learning Centre) is designed for anyone responsible for finding good quality research evidence to support decisions about public health programs or services. This module gives you the knowledge you need to quickly and efficiently search for relevant pre-processed and pre-appraised public health research evidence to guide decision-making.Read More
Public Health + is a database of only high quality pre-appraised studies and reviews relevant to public health. This database was designed to help busy public health practitioners access high quality and newsworthy evidence.Read More
The Learning Centre has online learning resources have been developed to support the evidence-informed public health (EIPH) process. Each module relates to at least one step in the EIPH process.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
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
Understanding and interpreting research evidence is an important part of practicing evidence-informed public health. You need to understand some basic concepts. This series of short videos explains some important terms that you are likely to encounter when looking at research evidence.Read More
This tool was developed by the National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools (NCCMT) to help public health professionals efficiently search for research evidence. The interactive pyramid is pre-populated with high-quality databases relevant to public health. This tool guides public health professionals to look for the most synthesized, highest quality research evidence first.Read More