Posted: April 2, 2020

Characteristics of Communities

Description

This brief online module provides a short reading on the unifying characteristics of a population and how they might help or hinder an intervention. Participants then read a short description of a community, identify unifying characteristics, and describe how those characteristics may help or hurt a planned intervention.

Authors

Sarah Weaver, MPH, Duke University School of Medicine
Gwendolyn Murphy, RD, LDN, MS, PhD, Duke University School of Medicine

Contact

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Learner Audience

Undergraduate Medical Education (UME), Graduate Medical Education (GME), Continuing Medical Education/Continuing Professional Development (CME/CPD), Interprofessional

Domain

Systems Based Practice

Resource Type(s)

Distance Learning - Asynchronous

Instructional Method(s)

Self-Directed Learning

Keywords

Population Health, Community Engagement, Community Characteristics, Defining Community, Community Assessment