Webinar - Contextualizing Guidance Workbook

On March 9th, Dr. Elizabeth Alvarez (a PhD Candidate with the McMaster Health Forum’s Impact Lab and a licensed physician) will be hosting a National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools (NCCMT) webinar to provide an overview and answer questions about the Contextualizing Guidance Workbook.

>>March 9, 2015 1:00pm – 2:30pm (EST) 

Looking for a tool to apply recommendations from a guidance document to your context?
Have you identified a health system issue or problem? Are you looking to apply recommendations from a guidance document to address the issue/problem in your local context? Do you need to consider factors from the broader health system and political system in determining policy recommendations and decisions? The Contextualizing Guidance Workbook can help!

How can the Contextualizing Guidance Workbook help you?
Developed in concert with the World Health Organization, this tool is appropriate for use in any public health program area. The Contextualizing Guidance Workbook outlines how to contextualize policy recommendations from research evidence for the development of local policy recommendations and decisions. The tool includes:

  • Overview of the steps for contextualizing health systems guidance
  • Examples of how the steps can be applied
  • Worksheets for applying the steps

View the webinar poster for more information.