Val Morrison, scientific advisor at the NCCHPP was recently interviewed for a 2-part episode of the Public Health Insight Podcast.
Part 1 – The Essentials of Public Policy.
What are public policies? What do they have to do with health? And most importantly, what do we as public health professionals need to know about the policy-making process?
Part 2 – Public Policy Core Competencies for Public Health.
There are core competencies for general public health practice but how will you know what specifically to work towards to become an effective practitioner specializing in policy? In the 2nd part Val discussed the 8 public policy core competency domains for public health that were identified in a recent scoping review.