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Genomic Workforce Competencies

Public Health in America:  Integrating Genetics

 

Public Health Competency Domains: Origins, Comparisons, Definitions
The Public Health Workforce: An Agenda for the 21st Century, PHS, 1997 Report of the Workgroup on Competencies and Content, CDC, Office for Workforce Development, 1999 Council on Linkages Between Academia and Public Health Practice, PHF, 2000 Genetics Competencies in Public Health, CDC, OGDP & PHPPO, 2000 Domain  - Key Words

analytic

analytic

analysis & assessment

analysis & assessment

epidemiology, surveillance, survey, databases, sources, registries, collection, barriers, analysis, variables, interpretation,

communication

communication

communication

communication

listens, articulates, target audience, special & vulnerable populations, risk communication, prevention education, feedback, input, presentation, adult learning theory, communications theory, mass media,  sound bites

 

 

community dimensions & practice

community relations

key partners, stakeholders, community-based, non-traditional health providers, resources, community planning, networking, team dynamics, negotiation, consensus, conflict resolution,

policy & development, program planning

policy development

policy development,
program planning

policy development

legislative, laws, regulations, security, confidentiality, privacy, human subjects protection, informed consent, discrimination, implications, policy options

 

 

 

program planning

objectives, outcome, impact, process, methods, implementation, evaluation, initiatives, expected health outcomes,

cultural

cultural

cultural

cultural

diversity, ethnic, multi-cultural, groups, populations, under-served, uninsured, minority, persons-of-color, age, lifestyle

 

 

 

professional

scientific ethics, professional integrity, time-management, priority setting, helpfulness, stress-reduction

basic public health science

basic public health science

basic public health science

basic public health science

qualitative, quantitative, research,  behavioral & social, biomedical, laboratory, environmental, occupational, emergency response, health promotion, disease prevention, determinants of health, health status, 

new

leadership & systems thinking

leadership & systems thinking

leadership & systems thinking

strategic planning, key values, shared vision,  leadership, team building, power sharing, health case systems, advocate,  performance measures, prevention effectiveness, return-on-investment,

financial planning, management

management,
information management

financial planning & management

management &
finance

organizational behavior, staffing plans, human resources, personnel, life-long learning, procurement, budget process & justification, fiscal resources, quality control

 

 

 

information systems

computer systems, electronic network, information storage and retrieval, compatibility

 

 

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