University of Michigan
Translating Research to Healthcare Policy
University of Michigan

Translating Research to Healthcare Policy

This course is part of Translational Science Specialization

Taught in English

Vicki Ellingrod

Instructor: Vicki Ellingrod

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Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Beginner level
No prior experience required
9 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

What you'll learn

  • Learn about the process of evaluating the real-world outcomes of health research.

  • Understand how health care policy informs advances in human health research.

  • Explore how health research can influence health policy and healthcare practice.

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Assessments

5 quizzes

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Beginner level
No prior experience required
9 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

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This course is part of the Translational Science Specialization
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There are 3 modules in this course

Welcome to Week 1 of the course Translating Research into Healthcare Policy. This week you will learn to (1 describe the process of translating research into healthcare policy, and 2) define health equity and healthcare policy and identify the difference between the two concepts.

What's included

10 readings2 quizzes

Welcome to Week 2 of the course Translating Research into Healthcare Policy. This week you will learn to (1 explain the role of government in supporting and regulating healthcare policy, and 2) explain the role of advocacy in healthcare policy.

What's included

3 videos8 readings2 quizzes

Welcome to Week 3 of the course Translating Research into Healthcare Policy. This week you will learn to (1 explain how healthcare policy informs advances in basic science and human health research, 2) identify groups that may facilitate the creation of healthcare policy based on scientific evidence, and 3) outline the steps to becoming a healthcare policy researcher.

What's included

5 readings1 quiz2 discussion prompts

Instructor

Vicki Ellingrod
University of Michigan
5 Courses2,426 learners

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