A Culture of Effectiveness: Using Program Evaluation and Improvement Processes to Build a More Effective System of Prevention and Care for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury

Arlington, VA US
December 16, 2014


 

DCoE Webinar Series (PEI):  December 2014
 

Date/Time: December 16, 2014; 1-2:30 p.m. (EST)
 

This webinar series is designed to support the efforts of the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE) to improve the psychological health and traumatic brain injury system of prevention and care.

This presentation will provide an overview of the DCoE program evaluation and improvement effort, describe the uses and benefits of program evaluation and also explain the approach to program evaluation recommended by DCoE. In addition, the discussion will include common challenges that arise when programs carry out evaluations. This webinar will also introduce the newly revised DCoE Program Evaluation Guide (2nd Edition), which is composed of practical modules that can be used in conjunction with each topic in this webinar series, including examples and templates to assist program personnel with evaluation efforts.


LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Explain the major parts involved in the conduct of a program evaluation
  • Identify common challenges that program personnel face when conducting evaluations
  • Describe what a culture of effectiveness means for psychological health and traumatic brain injury prevention and care programs
     


PRESENTERS:

CAPT Armen Thoumaian, Ph.D.
U.S. Public Health Service
Health Science Officer
Office of Shared Services Support
DCoE

Aaron Sawyer, Ph.D.
Research Scientist
Contract support for DCoE

Carter Frank, M.A., M.S.
Research Scientist
Contract support for DCoE
 

MODERATOR:

Carmina Aguirre, M.A.
Research Scientist
Contract support for DCoE

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CONTINUING EDUCATION:
 

Continuing education credit is available from Duke Medicine. You must register on or before Dec. 16, 2014, at 3 p.m. (EST) to qualify for the receipt of continuing education credit

To qualify for receipt of continuing education credit for applicable webinars, eligible participants must create a profile in the Duke Medicine Learning Management System and register for the event on, or before, the event registration deadline. Complete responses to all pre-registration questions are required to be eligible to receive credit for attending this event. For guidance on creating a user account and event registration in the Duke Medicine Learning Management System site, please visit https://www.dcri.org/cee/education/ethosce-learning-center/EthosCE_Fundamentals.pdf

DCoE’s awarding of continuing education credit is limited in scope to health care providers who actively provide psychological health and traumatic brain injury care to U.S. active-duty service members, reservists, National Guardsmen, military veterans and/or their families.

For additional details, please visit http://www.dcoe.mil/Libraries/Documents/DCoE-Monthly-Webinar-Series-Continuing-Education-Accreditation-April-2014.pdf.

Upon completion of registration, a confirmation email will be sent providing webinar event details.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.50 ANCC
  • 1.50 Attendance
  • 0.15 CEU
  • 1.50 APA Credit
  • 1.50 NASW credits
  • 1.50 NBCC
Registration Opens: 
12/10/2014
Registration Expires: 
12/23/2014
Activity Starts: 
12/16/2014 - 1:00pm
Activity Ends: 
12/16/2014 - 2:30pm
Adobe Connect Virtual Meeting Room
DCoE
Arlington, VA 22202
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.50 ANCC
  • 1.50 Attendance
  • 0.15 CEU
  • 1.50 APA Credit
  • 1.50 NASW credits
  • 1.50 NBCC

Accreditation Period

Registration Opens: 
12/10/2014
Registration Expires: 
12/23/2014
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Prerequisites

Enrollment requires completing the following courses: