Education and Training

Regional training opportunities

Putting public health evidence in action

The OCTRI Community Research Hub, through a grant from the Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network (CPCRN), offers a full day training on evidence-based approaches twice a year in several locations across Oregon.  CPCRN's cross-center Capacity Building, Technical Assistance and Training Workgroup has created an interactive training curriculum to support community program planners and health educators in developing skills in using evidence-based approaches and learning about new tools for planning and evaluating community health interventions.

For more details: Email Paige Farris

Phone: 541 728-0665

Online education, training and resources

Research to Reality (R2R)

Research to Reality is an interactive community of practice developed by the National Cancer Institute.  Join more than 2300 cancer control researchers and practitioners to connect and collaborate; ask questions; discuss ideas and solutions; share useful resources and tools; and participate in cyber-seminars and other events.

The Community Guide to Preventive Services

The Community Guide is a website that houses the official collection of all Community Preventive Services Task Force (Task Force) findings and the systematic reviews on which they are based.  It is a free resource to help you choose programs and policies to improve health and prevent disease in your community.  Systematic reviews are used to answer these questions:

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