Posted by Foscore Development Center
Training, Health, Medical
About the course
Monitoring and Evaluation helps in collecting, analyzing and transforming health data into strategic information for informed decision making, improved effectiveness and enhanced advocacy in health programs. M&E will help to ensure that health programs are implemented as planned and to assess whether desired results are being achieved.
This course aims to build the capacity of M&E professionals working in the health sector.The acquired M&E skills will assist the participants to improve health program planning and performance management and enhance the institutionalization of the collection of health-related data and the analysis of program impact. The main topics covered include the development of monitoring and evaluation for population, health and nutrition interventions (e.g. HIV and AIDS, STDs, TB, maternal health, family planning, child health and reproductive health).
This course is designed for researchers, project staff, development practitioners, managers and decision makers who are responsible for project, program or organization-level M&E in the Health sector.
What you will learn
By the end of this course the participants will be able to:
Understand monitoring and evaluation (M&E) of health programs
Introduction to Strategic Information in Health Programs
M&E System Strengthening for Health Programs
Introduction to M&E
M&E Health Indicators
M&E Plans in Health Programs
Data Collection Tools and Techniques
Gender Perspective in M&E for Health Programs
Data Quality in health programs
Qualitative Data Analysis in Health Programs
Quantitative Data Analysis in Health Programs – (Using SPSS/Stata)
Health Programs Evaluation
Data Demand and Use for Health Programs
Use of GIS in M&E for Health Programs