EBPH in COVID-19 Affected Humanitarian Settings

EBPH in COVID-19 Affected Humanitarian Settings

The COVID-19 pandemic highlights the importance of updating global evidence-based guidelines to address context-specific and emerging needs in humanitarian settings. This blog discusses the role of evidence-based public health practice in addressing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in humanitarian settings.


The Use of Evidence in the COVID-19 Pandemic Affected Humanitarian Settings

9 Mar 2023 1 minute read 1 comment Delelegn Emwodew

It is important to study evidence use processes in humanitarian settings affected by the COVID-19 pandemic for several reasons. First, SARS-COV-2 is a new virus and the level of infection is unprecedented, with most of its initial effects on both hea...

Evidence-Based Public Health to Inform Decisions about COVID-19 Treatment

9 Mar 2023 1 minute read 0 comments Delelegn Emwodew

COVID-19 is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus, acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). Although COVID-19 is primarily a respiratory infection, increasing data indicate the potential for systemic involvement...

What is evidence-Based Public Health?

5 Mar 2023 1 minute read 1 comment Delelegn Emwodew

Evidence-based public health (EBPH) is the process of integrating science-based interventions with community priorities to improve population health. EBPH places a high priority on the views of community members. This focus can be seen as a populatio...

Introduction

5 Mar 2023 1 minute read 0 comments Delelegn Emwodew

As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads worldwide, its adverse effects are becoming increasingly apparent among individuals affected by humanitarian emergencies. Overcrowding, limited access to preventative and preventative health services, poor water, sani...