Appendix F. Core Competencies and Learning and Evaluation Opportunities

Establishing an AHRQ Learning Collaborative

Health Services Research and Policy PhD Degree
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Department of Health Policy and Management

#1—Demonstrate knowledge of the development and implementation of health policy
 

Specific CompetenciesCourses / Learning OpportunitiesEvaluation Opportunities
Course Work/ExamWritten CompsDept Preliminary OralsSchool Preliminary OralsThesisFinal DefensePublic Thesis PresentationNon-Thesis Research
1.1—Identify and discuss the major public health problems in the US and provide examples of how health and health care policies have effectively reduced these health problems.300.711Health Policy I: Social and Economic Determinants of HealthXX      
300.721Health Policy I: Social and Economic Determinants of Health PhD Lab        
300.712Health Policy II: Public Health Policy Formulation        
300.722Health Policy II: Public Health Policy Formulation PhD Lab        
300.713Health Policy III: Health Policy Analysis and Synthesis        
300.714Health Policy IV: Health Policy Research and Evaluation Methods        
300.704(First Year) HPM Doctoral Capstone        
1.2—Identify conceptual models linking the social, economic, and political context to population health and health care policy formation.300.711Health Policy I: Social and Economic Determinants of HealthXX      
300.721Health Policy I: Social and Economic Determinants of Health PhD Lab        
300.712Health Policy II: Public Health Policy Formulation        
300.722Health Policy II: Public Health Policy Formulation PhD Lab        
300.713Health Policy III: Health Policy Analysis and Synthesis        
300.714Health Policy IV: Health Policy Research and Evaluation Methods        
300.704(First Year) HPM Doctoral Capstone        
1.3—Describe the process of constructing policy alternatives300.711Health Policy I: Social and Economic Determinants of HealthXX      
300.721Health Policy I: Social and Economic Determinants of Health PhD Lab        
300.712Health Policy II: Public Health Policy Formulation        
300.722Health Policy II: Public Health Policy Formulation PhD Lab        
300.713Health Policy III: Health Policy Analysis and Synthesis        
300.714Health Policy IV: Health Policy Research and Evaluation Methods        
300.704(First Year) HPM Doctoral Capstone        
1.4—Describe the assessment and selection of policy from among different options300.711Health Policy I: Social and Economic Determinants of HealthXX      
300.721Health Policy I: Social and Economic Determinants of Health PhD Lab        
300.712Health Policy II: Public Health Policy Formulation        
300.722Health Policy II: Public Health Policy Formulation PhD Lab        
300.713Health Policy III: Health Policy Analysis and Synthesis        
300.714Health Policy IV: Health Policy Research and Evaluation Methods        
300.704(First Year) HPM Doctoral Capstone        
1.5—Identify the role that various government agencies and officials, including public health agencies, ply in the formation and implementation of policy, and the role of law and regulation300.711Health Policy I: Social and Economic Determinants of HealthXX      
300.721Health Policy I: Social and Economic Determinants of Health PhD Lab        
300.712Health Policy II: Public Health Policy Formulation        
300.722Health Policy II: Public Health Policy Formulation PhD Lab        
300.713Health Policy III: Health Policy Analysis and Synthesis        
300.714Health Policy IV: Health Policy Research and Evaluation Methods        
300.704(First Year) HPM Doctoral Capstone        
Page last reviewed October 2012
Internet Citation: Appendix F. Core Competencies and Learning and Evaluation Opportunities: Establishing an AHRQ Learning Collaborative. October 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/final-reports/learningcollab/learningapf.html